Art truly has an incredible ability to feed your soul and evoke emotions, and fashion has often taken advantage of this to produce interesting, collaborative work. The newest It thing is installation art. “In a fashion context, installation art helps serve a purpose loftier than the hawking of a product. Because you can’t sell an installation, there is a layer of believable integrity.” Read Space Invaders on page 52 and see how this creative medium offers art and fashion connoisseurs a different experience. And finally, styling your crowning glory is an art form in itself. We have all the potions, lotions and solutions to keep your mane in tip top condition. Read our Hair Awards on page 90 and you’ll emerge with the skills to turn your tresses into works of pure artistry—whether it’s a Van Goghasymmetric bun, Titian’s pre-Raphaelite curls or a graphic Mondrian bob, turn your keratin into 1,000 carats of shimmering brilliance.
—Kenneth Goh, Editor-in-Chief