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Art and Fashion, Hand in Hand

People who loves fashion may identify fashion design as a kind of art. But there are also the ones considering themselves as art lovers – who therefore refuse to raise fashion to the level of true art. But there is an undeniable chemistry between fashion and art, proved by the fact that they become an awesome team when they embark on a project together. Riccardo Tisci is Givenchy’s creative director since 2005. Three years ago, he brought really bad news to the fashion industry when he announced a temporary stop in Haute Couture production, stating that la maison needed to focus its efforts on prèt-â-porter designing and that he should be oriented to his own collaborations with art. Actually, one of his best known friends is the performer Marina Abramovic: not only have they worked together in multiple projects, but they have also expressed admiration for each other’s work and way of thinking on several occasions, to the point of sharing an irreverent style, which is usually reflected in their creations. A small example: in …