New World Fair 2012
at the Queens Museum of Art, Flushing Corona Park, July 21, noon - 6 pm
2012 The New Dawn
Many experts, scientists, artists and philosophers
have reached the conclusion that the human
experience is reaching some kind of ultimate climax.
We are at the cusp of a universal transition, an
evolution if you will. This shift is not just limited to
historical tangibles like globalization, the internet,
global/universal warming and the destruction of
the environment, but is deeply embedded in almost
all of the great spiritual traditions of humanity. This
approaching singularity is truly the most profound
event in history. Everything that we know, everything
that we are, is about to undergo a substantial and
(curatorial statement, Uta Brauser)
With Art playing an important role in human evolution, the creative and innovative spirit manifests itself in fashion statements and wearable expressions.
This collection of storytelling visuals, giving praise to the universal spirit with "In Beauty I walk",
honoring the gifts of what surrounds us
or the unexpected use of discarded products to extend the material's life, each creation narrates with a poetic or philosophical approach to fashion for the future.
At the Museum Evolve Wear 3 is manifested with
- a selection of wearable works in the gallery room
- videos by various presenters in the theater room
- individual performers and artists walking around in their wardrobes
photograph stills by Raven Black
Clothing designs and accessories by Uta Brauser, Vincent Minervini, Masae Satouchi, Vincent Zambrano, Laura Quattrocchi and Casimir Alexander.
dress with rubber gloves, Laura Quattrocchi
hat with silver wire, Casimir Alexander, corkscrew willow branches, an antique
brooch, German porcelain doll heads, cord and onyx briolite faceted beads
Evolve Wear performers ( KC, Sol Angel, Joyce, Andrew, Olivia)
embodiment of photographs of Vincent Zambrano as wearable
pieces, interpretations by Uta Brauser
Documentary Video by Hoboken Film Factory, Francisco J. Dautant and David Zee "In Beauty I walk, Evolve Wear at the Monroe Center for the Arts"
evolve wear - digi skins
vimeo mp4 file
Fashion Art Video by Raven Black, inspired by the Evolve Wear characters, their charisma,
the unfolding revelations in this freeing context and light, designs of Uta Brauser,
video projections Adam Jeffrey and anna Almquist.
Video by Diana Quinones dqrfilms.com: "waste park". her long time collaboration with Shua group members Laura Quattrocchi and Joshua reflect her passion for their anti establishment concepts and actions.
Masae Satouchis Mission: Creating a healthy world through colors.
Color is a universal language, it is spritual, it expresses and it attracts special divine energies.
In this video the colorful artists you see are re-coloring the world in peace.
Each of the seven color energies has its power and its art. Experience the transformation, strength and beauty of color..
Art of Wearable Color by Masae Satouchi
At the theater space of the Queens Museum of Art,
all videos will run on a loop,
Sat July 21, 2012
noon - 6 pm