amsterdam: flat - by borre

© by borre / photography: lisa klappe

at the height of the amsterdam fashion week hoopla, newly established gallery 33 will host its second exhibition. opening tue - jan 22 [5.30-7.30 / invite only] is flat - by borre, a multi-faceted presentation of by borre, the quirky fashion label of borre akkersdijk. the promising dutch designer has not only captured his vision and creative production process in a series of artworks and installations, but also allows visitors - albeit under guidance of the designer - to produce one-off fashion items [on specific dates only]. in his short career akkersdijk has already gained a reputation for innovatively using ordinary materials and applying these in a refreshingly new and often experimental context. view the video below for a peek of what's coming up. location: westergasfabriek, pazzanistraat 33 [staatsliedenbuurt].