20131011

A Short History Of The Apron In Popular Culture II







1. Cindy Sherman Untitled Film Still #3, 1977
2. Birgit Jürgenssen Hausfrauen-Küchenschürze, 1975
3. Hussein Chalayan Spring/Summer 1999
4. Mario Testino The Butcher, The Face 1997

Women as domestic robots, androids, warriors. Desexualized objects, tools to maintain a tidy household, a clean surrounding. Yet, the apron is worn as outer shell on undergarments - indicating a naughty and cruel side...
... to be continued?
/HORST

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