— WOMAD 2013: Day Three

I have to admit it, I’m not especially pleased with my photography on Sunday’s final day of the 2013 WOMAD but it was certainly no less enjoyable!

 

After starting the day yesterday on such a high with Flavia Coehol I was not expecting to find a band with equal ability to delight. The programme did describe the first band though, The Bombay Royale, as a ‘Bollywood-flavoured surf-rock band from Melbourne’, so I was hopeful. And from the moment the band walked onto the stage I knew I was in for some serious fun!

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— Remember, remember…

The 5th of November…

 

I may not remember all of that ditty, but I am sure it didn’t tell us to get naked and run through fireworks…

 

But don’t let that stop you! Ryan McGinley is the King of nudity and if he says it is okay, then it is okay.

 

It is not okay.

 

Via: Via: Svarta

— Red Wine Dress

A dress made without stitches has been created by Gary Cass (a scientific technician at the university of western australia) working together with a group of scientists and contemporary textile artist donna franklin and have been investigating the practical and cultural biosynthesis of microbiology to explore alternative methods of garment making and textile technologies.

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