Xiaoshou Zhong「SHOWSHOW」|永續時尚之旅

|Category:Accessory design (Digitally generated)
|City, Country:Chengdu, China


/Artist 藝術家/


Perspectives on Tradition and Future, Sustainability and Fashion, and Life.

The future is built upon the formation of the past, and traditional heritage needs to be explored and derived to move towards the future. The past and the future drive each other, forming a certain level of sustainability. I believe that tradition and the future are seemingly contradictory but mutually integrated elements that coexist in today's society, providing people with more choices and ways to express themselves. Traditional culture, as a long-standing cultural heritage, carries the emotions of the nation and the cultural connotations. Recognizing one's own cultural identity, and empowering it with the diversity of other countries' cultures, generates new inspirations, theories, methods, forms, etc., constructing new fashion and lifestyles. With economic development, fashion and lifestyles have become universal and diverse globally. Fashion is an expression of the times, a reflection of society and culture, and a manifestation of personality and taste. It is diverse and can include clothing, accessories, hairstyles, and even language and behavior. Fashion is powerful in life; it can change our perception of ourselves and enhance our confidence. For example, when we wear fashionable clothes, we not only receive admiration from others but also ignite a sense of pride within ourselves. Fashion is not only about external beauty; it is also about inner satisfaction and self-affirmation. It represents the pursuit of beauty, the demand for quality, the expression of personality, and the love of life. Fashion derives from culture, and when our understanding of culture reaches a certain level, a sense of cultural identity naturally emerges. This sense of cultural identity is accompanied by confidence in culture, which is both a sense of belonging and an ability to distinguish between good and evil, beauty and ugliness. This cultural identity also broadens one's perspective and mindset. Therefore, tradition, the future, fashion, sustainability—people's lives are interconnected, moving forward together.



The Concept and Description of the Work關於參展作品的創作動機與設計理念

Enjoyer, a gathering of joy. Joyful items are beautiful items. This series is composed of various methods such as virtual art and 3D printing, graffiti, etc., collectively exploring the aesthetic philosophy of Chinese civilization. The works incorporate elements rich in Chinese characteristics such as dragons, phoenixes, magpies, peonies, and auspicious knots, seeking a poetic 'joyful gathering' of their own, allowing all things to flow freely, bringing together all beautiful things.