salvador atasoy, shirin abouzaid and simon egger were doing a documentary "thesis 2011" about the students of the school nordwest-switzerland (HGK). they are taking the viewer behind the scenes. the film is showing the collections of the students, and the jury which is talking about them. the fashion school in basel wants to fight against mindless uniformity and is pushing the students individuality. the school is taking their students on an international standard, they should be able to compete in the international fashion scene and express themselves with their individuality.
this saturday the students are presenting their collections at the diploma show in basel.
link to the doc doing fashion: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eg0cQGUF-vc
website of the school: www.doingfashion.ch
graduate show: saturday 13th of march, 5-8 pm, kaserne, basel