Second nature exhibition in pictures
Linda Sharkey has been an online journalist at The Independent since 2011. She is involved in different areas across the website and is currently the editor of our latest tool, Independent Plus. As the fashionista of the team, she looks after our Fashion section. Linda also shares her style on her pesonal blog www.fashioninsideout.co.uk
Tuesday 21 May 2013
Whatever the fashion season, nature has long been a source of inspiration for designers.
A new exhibition at London's Pitzhanger Manor Gallery celebrates the work of designers who have taken their creations back to nature.
‘Second Nature’ explores the influence that animals, plants and the environment have had on the fashion industry over the years. Featuring the work of acclaimed London-based designers such as Roksanda Ilincic, Giles Deacon, Peter Pilotto, Fyodor Golan and Lara Jensen. Incorporating film, illustration and sound as well as textiles and garments, the exhibition presents a collection influenced by our nature.
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