The New School Archives Digital Collections

Related people/organizations

Wendi Wang (designer)
Chris Romero (thesis advisor)
Ethan Silverman (thesis advisor)

Date

May 3 2020

Description

In Chinese, Yī fú means clothes. Coincidently, in the same pronunciation, Yī fù, means attachment. From Yī fú to Yī fù, the physical action of wearing a jacket might lead to an internal transformation of immaterialization. Yī fú to Yī fù, this process adds value to our clothing by creating collective memories. However, in our current society, we are constantly influenced by peer pressure, bloggers, and the media, so much that our closet is flooded with outside opinions. We forget the internal values that clothes can bring to us. If clothes could talk, what would they say?

Related Terms

Parsons Institutional Collections

Identifier

PC020402_2020_wangw367

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/


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