Brief: Create a fashion-story based on the Mexican ‘Day of the Dead’ holiday
Concept: The portal between life and death is a beautiful celebration of grief and solitude
Visual Language: Paired concepts that are opposite in meaning to create uncomfortable and undefinable moments; comfort and isolation + aggression and shyness + childhood and sexuality. Click more for full 12-page editorial!
Re-creating the comic-strip aesthetic won’t be a tough task, especially with Wixon’s outlandish face. More interesting will be if, and how, Knight imbues the parodic values of Lichenstein’s work into the film. Stay tuned, will follow-up when video is available online! (If you know where I can find it tweet me @breathingluxury)