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UPDATED ON 10 Jun, 2020
JULY 2020

New Humans Arise from the Collapse IDEA NO.390

CRITIQUE

In IDEA NO.390 “Material Bindings The Savage Mind in Fashion Design”, edited by writtenafterwards, Yusuke Koishi contributed an article titled “New Humans Arise from the Collapse”. In this critical article, Koishi wrote about the possibility of new post-pandemic fashion and the history of contemporary fashion along with Comme des Garçons and LVMH empire.

APR 22 2020

FASHION AND PANDEMICS – LIVING IN A WORLD THAT NEVER ENDS

A historical look back to imagine post-COVID-19 and what KLEINSTEIN is thinking about now. The original text was written in Japanese and published in FASHIONSNAP.COM on April 22, 2020. The English version is available here FASHION AND PANDEMICS – LIVING IN A WORLD THAT NEVER ENDS (KLEINSTEIN BLOG)

DECEMBER 25 2019

DOVER STREET MARKET NEW YORK and me and Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins

WRITING

Yusuke Koishi contributed to an article titled “DOVER STREET MARK NEW YORK and Me and Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins” for “Shusaku Arakawa + Madeline Gins in the 22nd Century (Film Art Publishing)”.

NOV 8 2019

Designing Nearby, Designing In-distance (ÉKRITS.JP)

What is the scope of the “fashion” design? Fashion was a revolutionary device for hacking the world where people viewed people as symbols and signs when they could not choose how to dress or live on their own will. Now that everyone has a choice of clothes and a way of life, what can we hack into this era?
Designing Nearby, Designing In-distance (ÉKRITS, 2019)

APR 2019

“THE END OF HESEI AND THE BEGINNING OF REIWA. THE BIRTH OF CONTEMPORARY FASHION AND MACROSCOPIC FASHION DESIGN” – FASHIONSNAP.COM

REVIEW

Review on the history of contemporary fashion design and the role of conglomerates in the luxury fashion industry.
“The end of Heisei and the beginning of Reiwa. The birth of contemporary fashion and macroscopic fashion design” – FASHIONSNAP.COM
English version is available on BLOG

MARCH 2019

MISHIMAGAZINE #13

ESSAY

『今を歩く』#13 “JAPANESE RECRUIT-SUIT AND HAY FEVER”

OCTOBER 2018

“RECONSIDER THE MEANING OF FASHION WEEK” – FASHIONSNAP.COM

REVIEW

The review on history, and the current situation of modern fashion week.
RECONSIDER THE MEANING OF FASHION WEEK” – FASHIONSNAP.COM

SEPTEMBER 2018

FREE MAGAZINE ISSUE#8

ESSAY / PHOTOGRAPHY

“LOCAL, GLOBAL, IN-BETWEEN”
FREE MAGAZINE ISSUE#8

SEPTEMBER 2018

MISHIMAGAZINE #12

MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY

『今を歩く』#12 “KNOWLEDGE AS FASHION, TALKING ABOUT ALIE WEAVER”

JUNE 2018

MISHIMAGAZINE #11

MONTHLY REGULAR ESSAY

『今を歩く』#11 “MAGA (MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAIN) HAT AS A FASHION ITEM”