Alexander McQueen ~ 3 of 5

23.08.2011 § Leave a comment

Kick-Back Trouser
These trousers make me think of the Futurist movement. Such as Umberto Boccioni’s sculpture.

Sketch of Alexander McQueen's Kick-Back Trousers
Kick-Back Trouser N013, 1999
black silk faille, like wind

‘Unique Forms Of Continuity In Space’

Umberto Boccioni, 1913
Futurism Art Movement

McQueen Accessories

Tracing some of these head pieces from artists such as Brancusi, Gabo etc.

Sketches of Alexander McQueen Accessories
Brancusi SculptureBrancusi SculpturesNaum Gabo Lineal no. 2
Shaun Leane for Alexander McQueen
Spring/Summer 2003
Face Disc, Irere

Headpiece, La Poupee
1997

Philip Treacy for Alexander McQueen

Spring/Summer 2008
Hat, La Dame Bleue
silver synthetic net with Swarovski dragonfly
(top two images)
Constantine Brancusi (1876-1957)
Romanian, French after 1952

(bottom image)
Naum Gabo (1890-1977)
Russian Constructivism

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