Browsing Category: Advertising

  • Coco Cartier and Ezili Lagerfeld, Voodoo Chanel (2011)

    Brand power is interesting because brands are power. They can attract money and votes. They can set the conditions for certain types of behaviour. Even weapons have brands. This show makes a target out of one luxury fashion brand and at first you wonder why. It is after all only a designer label. Chanel is …

    March 15, 2011
  • In Support of the Slade Occupation

    Even when the profit margin is not immediately apparent, there is something to be said for ivory towers. More of that later. Now it’s time to step outside and comment on real world protests taking place at the Slade School of Art and elsewhere. The student demonstrations and occupations are about more than the right …

    December 8, 2010