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K-448 & 1984/PR Gazette #8: ‘We were late to wake up’ — Aspesi SS21

As a celebration of Aspesi’s Spring Summer 2021 collection, K-448’s creative team asked photographer Adrianna Glaviano to document what happens to the objects in our houses when we leave our homes behind after a summer spent beachside, by shooting some of the garments from the SS2021 collection scattered around a beach house in Liguria.

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Introducing the People Behind Wemanage Group

In the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing with you a series of interviews to the people who make up each respective agency part of Wemanage Group what they are today.

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Wemanage Observatory Interview #5: Anna Dato on Beauty Forecasting

In the fifth of a series of interviews with inspiring creatives of our times, we talked to Anna Dato, Head of Marketing Asia for Intercos — the Italian multinational world leader in the production of cosmetics for the best brands, about trend forecasting, the future of beauty and the purpose of brands in the future.

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K-448 & 1984/PR Gazette #7: What is Cultural Sustainability?

Cultural sustainability has become a growing priority within sustainable development agendas and is now often depicted as a fourth pillar, equal to social, economic, and environmental concerns. This is why K-448 and 1984/PR, as part of Wemanage Group decided to explore the future of this topic in collaboration with Milan’s Politecnico Fashion In Process hub.

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Arebour Studio on Cultural Sustainability

Are Culture and Sustainability Mutually Exclusive? Arebour Studio explores the importance of the cultural aspect within sustainability, delving into the urgency of the radical nature-culture dualism dominating positive modern thinking.

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K-448 & 1984/PR Gazette #6: Initiating a Sustainable Revolution

Sustainability has been a hot topic for years, with nearly every brand using (and overusing) this term. The team at Wemanage Group partnered with Milan’s Politecnico “Fashion In Process” hub on a series of workshops and seminars studying the best business cases and new fabrics, learning how to implement theoretical knowledge into production.

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Wemanage Observatory Interview #4: Davide Fornari on Sustainability’s Aesthetics

In the fourth of a series of interviews with inspiring creatives of our times, we talked to Davide Fornari, an associate professor at ECAL/University of Art and Design Lausanne and head of the school’s applied Research and Development sector, about the conundrum behind the aesthetics of sustainability, how system errors can sometimes be the most interesting gaps in the design landscape and the future of design practices.

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