Amy Netterwala

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Amy Netterwala


View on torn clothing being called as "homeless chic"?

Is it considered ‘edgy’? Has fashion lost touch with the reality of poverty as a social issue, and is it this lack of perspective that allows poverty to be reborn as just another ‘reference’? Or, is it that appropriating poor people’s ‘style’ of dress is another way to highlight their social status as something lesser? Is this just for lulz?


Why is Avant Garde important?

Avant-garde is important because it’s based on constant innovation, taking risks and thinking forward. Real progress can only be made through failure and who wishes to advance must be prepared to fail. Some of the most important artistic and cultural achievements have been made through avant-garde. Rejecting the common mentality and nurturing originality has allowed those who are free in mind to shape the fu...