19 traditional Paris bars mainly in the central of Paris are host to the film presentation of our collection. Maison Martin Margiela commissioned Nigel Bennett, a Paris based English photographer, to shoot a film based on still images. An independent network of radio transmitters allows that all cafés are in contact with each other and that film is shown at each cafes at precisely the same moment, 20h00.
The Collection this season comprises 4 main groups of garments:
1 ‘ Authentic Wardrobe’: a selection of garments stereotypical of their genre in fabric and form – such as a trench coat, a man’s overcoat, aviator and tuxedo jackets. The details that are most typical of these garments are emphasised either by their... [more]