Fashion and The Ephemeral


“There are so many strong women that I’m surrounded by, but as strong as they are, there’s a lot of fragility in them, and I wanted to capture this.”

Haider Ackermann

 
 

Haider Ackermann’s Fall 2013 Show. Photography: Kevin Tachman.

 
 

Marey wheel photographs of unidentified model, c.1884, Thomas Eakins

 
 

“I am aware of our ephemeral passage…”
 
Virginia Woolf

The Waves

 
(Virginia Woolf noted in her diary that she was considering The Ephemeral as the title for her book. She ultimately decided upon The Waves)

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4 thoughts on “Fashion and The Ephemeral

  1. Of course waves are a natural metaphor for the ephemeral, waxing and waning they are collectively constant but individually fleeting.

    I think I prefer Ms Woolfs final tittle.

    As always, beautiful images and an intriguing point.

    Yours ever
    The Perfumed Dandy

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