Clothing For Crisis
October 26 | 1:30 | Tower Theatre
Many factors that contribute to the safety of refugees and migrants worldwide; some allowing them to cross borders undeterred or be assisted in a moment of life or death. Clothing has typically NOT been considered one of these safety facilitators or a crisis aids. Apparel with intentional and innovative design CAN, however, offer aid in emergency situations, as well as combat prejudice and ignorance, promote solidarity, and spread awareness. Angela Luna will highlight these crisis-aiding values and how we all can contribute to this cause.
MASHUP : Conscious Intention
October 26 | 5:00 | 120 minutes | Hot Box Betty
Feel It, Think It, Do It: Post your conscious intention for Shaping Our Future with temproary tattoo company, Conscientious Ink.
October 27 | 10:30 | 90 Minutes | The Capitol
In order to understand the full potential of our clothing, we need to recontextualize its place in society and start considering it as a tool. Through this workshop, participants will explore the varying possibilities for clothing and design to be used a utilities in addressing societal issues. Any traditional interpretations of fashion will be questioned, as we examine just how far clothing can go in responding to developments in our modern world, and just how important it is in our daily lives.