Installation view, Czech Republic | The Last Fata Morgana


British Council

British Council

This year the Czech Republic points a telescope toward a surreal oasis on the horizon. ‘The Last Fata Morgana’ draws upon the concept of an ephemeral mirage, where garments, accessories and jewellery are suspended from a tree, like exotic fruit.

Considering ideas of taste, the role of the individual and the relevance of fashion in a global world, lights shine upon young Czech designers’ efforts to redefine their ideal world – one that no longer need be a trick of the mind.

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  • Title: Installation view, Czech Republic | The Last Fata Morgana
  • Date Created: 2016
  • Location Created: Czech Republic
  • Provenance: British Council and British Fashion Council’s International Fashion Showcase 2016
  • Photographer: Agnese Sanvito
  • Supported by: Galerie Smecky Foundation, Lasvit, Pilsner Urquell, Czech Tourism, Techo
  • Organised by: Czech Centre London and Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague
  • Exhibition design by: Ales Kachlik
  • Curated by: Pavel Ivančic