The many-pocketed apron dress, 2008-2013
Starbucks honours histories of migrant female labour with cuddly bears. Interesting, or total BS?
Product courtesy of Stevphen SHUKAITIS
From Migrants Pride 2018; Chater Road, Hong Kong, 17 November
“I’m an infrastructure genius”.
— from a post on the subreddit for fans of Death Stranding
Action Clean Arts apron
An upcycled apron
In 2015, the Zijin Aunties ‘Running Leg’ Unit was briefly introduced via the online shopping platform Taobao before it was shut down due to inactivity. They might return in app form soon.
An apron for printing.
Apron for aesthetics and survival
In a myth spun from the synthetic threads of the global supply chain, ZARA is a multi-headed hydra regurgitated from the dregs of fast fashion spectacle. Between the aporias of seamless production and logistical space she finds new positions from which to contest the neocolonial frontiers of substance and thought.
F fashion is not only a kind of appearance or, an inner, popular may not be suitable for you, but according to their own characteristics to dress up yourself, you belong to that kind, mature, lady, or simple and natural, or pure, or movement, a fact that can all be fashionable.
“The Shanzhai Lyric” by Ming LIN and Alexandra TATARSKY originally published in The New Inquiry, 2015.
Grannies say: WATCH US RAGE!
Raging Grannies strive:
- to be non-violent in all activities
- to court the press
- to shock with unladylike antics
- to be independent of any other organization
- to use street theater, humor, satire and props to get our message across: world peace, feminist values, social justice, and equal rights for all