Something for the weekend …
If you fancy a dose of Japanese Americana and reside in the metropolitan district of Tokyo then you’ve got until this coming Monday to get yourself over to the cities Isetan Shinjuku department store and check out an exhibition celebrating Visvim’s 15th anniversary, which opened earlier this week.
Titled ‘Visvim ARCHIVES’ the exhibition includes signature items taken from the brands large scale of past collections – selected by designer Hiroki Nakamura and organised into themes of “Inspiration”, “Footwear”, “Indigo” and “Fiber”. Able to accommodate 100 visitors at a time, the exhibition is situated in the department store’s seventh floor art gallery and also features a coffee stand manned by Nakamura’s little cloud coffee.
Here’s a taster of what the exhibition has to offer.