Viscose is a new journal for fashion criticism. Launched between Copenhagen and New York in 2021, the irregular periodical will publish critical writing and projects by a wide range of authors from the worlds of art, fashion, literature, and academia. Through specially edited thematic issues, Viscose gives space to projects that challenge and expand the possibilities of research, practice, and critique of fashion.
Issue highlights: Buy to Let; The Bastard Art of Styling; Tonight Need York; Peoples Piles; Blog Excerpts; The Fugbo Reader; Style Without Bodies; Styling for Social Media; Dedicated to Life (Excerpts); B(l)ack in Fashion; On the Muse: Jordan Richman Introduction; Les fleurs de Jacques; Chloé Outtakes; Mission Accomplished: Belanciege (Excerpts); Ephemeral Vocabulary; Free Sale; Book Review: Fashion Stylists: History, Meaning and Practice; Unpacking the Fashion Reseach Library.
Issue contributors include: Bakri Bakhit, Burke Batelle, Juan Corrales, Alex Escalupio, Giorgi G. Gagoshidze, Avena Gallagher, Laura Gardner, Tom Guinness, Tomasz Jędrowski, David Lieske, Matthew Linde, Shanzhai Lyric, Reva Ochuba, Elise By Olsen, Ada O’Higgins, CG Von Platen, Seth Price, Jordan Richman, Taylore Scarabelli, Claire Sullivan, Mahoro Seward, Akeem Smith, Hito Steyerl, Andrew Sauceda, Davide Stucchi, Taylor Thoroski, Miloš Trakilović, Jeppe Ugelvig, Bernadette Van-Huy, Nicole Walker, Dena Yago, and more.
11 x 11.5", 151 pages perfect bound in a faux-croc-handbag cover LOLLLLL
Please note: the 'handles' on each issue are, by design, unsupported by its pages. As such, slight bends and splays at each corner are to be expected.