21 February–10 March 2017 First Site Gallery, RMIT
Through ANTHROPOCENE, RMIT students examine the relationships between fashion and geology; How we can weave new human ecologies through textiles, art and design; and the future of fashion in the Anthropocene.
Featuring works by Agatha Partyka, Alison Robinson, Benjamin Sheppard, Caroline Pattle, Gabbee Stolp, Georgie Brunmayr, Jess Sansum, Jordana Halperin, Lauralai Wilson, Liss Fenwick, Paul Castro, Pie Bolton, Renae Cusmano, Sharon McEntee, Tara Milenkovic, and Zoe Jackson.
Co-curated by Josephine Briginshaw, Andy Butler and John Brooks
ANTHROPOCENE is part of the 2017 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival Arts Program.
Image: Second Skin, 2016, Designer Jordana Halperin, Photographer Storm Moore, Model Shamita Sivabalan, HMUA Ellie Zuker