Scout & Trends

Melissa Zexter

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) The creative universe of Melissa Zexter’s art is deeply fascinating. The talented Brooklyn-based artist takes and prints all of her photographs. Zexter blends digital and analogical photography with embroidery —a traditional handmade activity that it is considered traditionally feminine— in such…

Adam Harvey

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) American and European intelligence services are using drones to detect people by their heat and monitoring people’s Internet use, phone calls and much more by collecting a wide range of data from private companies such as Microsoft, Yahoo, Google, Facebook, PalTalk,…

Catherine Wales

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends, Wearable Technology

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) London based designer Catherine Wales worked with some of the most influential fashion labels in the world as Yves Saint Laurent or Jean Charles de Castellbajac before she started experimenting with digital world and 3D printing. My first exposure to Catherine’s work…

Suzanne Lee_BioCouture

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biodesign, Key Artists, Scout & Trends

  Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Fashion is a visual language that has an intimate relationship with people and helps define their identity and the communities in which they live. Since the beginning of civilization people have used animal hides to cover themselves with a second skin,…

Sarah Hatton

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Biomedia, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Sarah Hatton —English-born, Canadian-based visual artist— has a special relationship with bees and an innovative and creative approach to art. She blends the Fibonacci number and another mathematical patterns with bees to denounce the worldwide decline of the bee populations due to…

Stéphane Malka

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Architectures, Biodesign, Key Artists, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Stéphane Malka is the founder of Malka Architecture, an innovative and creative studio of architecture based in Paris. He blends art, architecture and critical thinking to challenge the definition of architecture and promote reflection on society.   The central axes of…

Kult Domini

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Kult Domini is an innovative contemporary high-end footwear brand produced under the creative direction of London-based designer Kate Deeley. I met Kate at the last London Fashion Week SS14 and she explained that she handcrafts each pair of shoes. In her last collection…

Alastair Philip Wiper

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Architectures, Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Alastair Philip Wiper — English-born, Copenhagen based photographer — finds beauty in unexpected places. His locations are always unusual environments  “… I work with the weird and wonderful subjects of industry, science, architecture, and the things that go behind the scenes…“.   On…

Jas Singh

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Architectures, Scout & Trends, Sound Art

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) After graduating from Central Saint Martins, London-based artist Jas Singh has focused on experimenting with the interaction between sound as a language, the internal soundscape of every human body and the architectural spaces associated with the observation of the individual.  …

Jose Romussi

Posted by CLOT Magazine in Scout & Trends

Words by Lula Criado (Twitter @Lula_ClotMag) Chilean Jose Romussi is an imaginative sewer. He isn’t a designer but a talented artist who doesn’t study the arts but landscapes instead. This makes for a creative universe that is full of vitality and mystery.   Romussi takes black and white…