Experimental Fashion Show: PIVOT

May 10, 2019 to May 28, 2019
Experimental Fashion Show: PIVOT

Experimental Fashion Show: PIVOT
OCAC Fibers Department
Prepared by Jeanne Medina
2019 Fashion Show + Exhibition
Friday, MAY 10 | 6–8 PM

PIVOT will be on display in Centrum Gallery from MAY 9–28. The Opening Reception + Fashion Show was held on Friday, May 10.

PIVOT is the 2019 Fashion Show and Exhibition by students of the Fibers Department at Oregon College of Art and Craft. With the closure of OCAC, these students PIVOT into the future ahead. Considering the body as a site for expression and discourse, they engage craft technique with conceptual design skill that interrogate the function and purpose of dress. Mediation through photography, video, installation, and performance explore concepts of image making, duration, and presentation. 

Student Work:
Gwyneth Bushman: “Hiding in my Dreams”
Gabriel Parra: “The weight of mixed perception” 
Fenn Paider: Enter
Oliver Jaskowski 
Sienna Sullivan-Ginn: Digested
Diego Keen: Fever Dream
Swan Staveski: “emotional halloween party”
Raina Motamedi
Krystal Barrio: Synthetic Realism
Raphael Lewi: Workforces
Jessica Anger: “Punto”
Lucy Linville
Evan Kirby: Dragon

Sponsorships include:
Generous supporters from GoFundMe donors
Laughing Planet  
Wild Roots spirits 
Ecliptic Brewery 
Pie Spot 
Dr. Brew Kombucha
Stages Northwest

Technical collaboration with Music & Sonic Arts students from Portland Community College: Cascade organized by Jesse Mejia.

Oliver Jaskowski