Date and time8.10.2021 – 13.3.2022
Intimacy places itself within a transitional period of new kind of politicization and digitalization.
The exhibition situates at the intersection of novel politicization and digital disruption of fashion. It updates understanding of Finnish clothing and accessory design into the 2020s, exploring the intimate relationship between the
body and the clothes we wear and introducing visitors to the creative design process, from initial sketches to the finished products.
The exhibition also highlights the impact of digitalization and datafication on the work of the designer as well as the mechanisms through which fashion is manufactured, distributed and consumed.
The exhibition is based on extensive research on the work of the most prominent Finnish fashion designers of the 2020s and beyond, as well as that of the more anonymous designers behind contemporary work uniforms and wearable
Image: Designmuseo (c) Mika Kailes