Daniel Palillo & Rickard Lindquist
November 17th - 22nd, 2008 > opening at 19h
Daniel Palillo (Finland) young fashion designer living and working in Helsinki, Finland. His work is distinct not only for its oversized silhouette but also for its dark themes and color palettes. The collections are dominated by black but also featured strong bright colors like red, yellow and purple. Patchwork patterns, another one of Palillo’s trademarks, are strongly featured in his latest designs. His baggy silhouette collections were presented in the USA, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Finland, and Sweden.
Rickard Lindquist (Sweden) studied fashion design and pattern construction at the University College of Borås. Received Sisley award at the Mittelmoda fashion award in Italy and KappAhl design award 1: a price in Stockholm, Sweden.
He worked at Vivienne Westwood Ltd. as an assistant in the studio and on the shows in Paris and Milan. He was an assistant at Filippa K in Stockholm, Sweden. Collaborated with music bands ”The International Noise Conspiracy” and “Broder Daniel” as a costume designer. He is a teacher in pattern construction and fashion design at the Swedish School of Textile, University College of Borås. Rickard Lindquist’s design is very much driven by intricate pattern construction but with the roots in classic tailoring. He combines the avant-garde with the classic, which, in a way challenges the way we perceive our bodies and clothing.