Sep 12 2014

Dress and Politics


72 Salaminos st.
104 35 Athens

ATOPOS cvc has proudly participated in the parallel program of the annual meeting of the ICOM Costume Committe, organized by the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation and the Hellenic Costume Society which had been held in Nafplion and Athens. The participants of the 2014 ICOM Costume Committee Meeting will had the opportunity to view selected items of the Atopos Paper Fashion Collection as well as key pieces from the British menswear designer Craig Green. The special installation for the day consisted of disposable dresses from the 1960s, rare Japanese clothes from the 18th and the 19th centuries with paper and paper-like creations by contemporary fashion designers such as Issey Miyake, Helmut Lang, Maison Martin Margiela, Walter Van Beirendonck and Hussein Chalayan.

ICOM Costume Committe/Annual Meeting program