ITS ARCADEMY IS ON THE BUILD. HERE'S OUR DIARY

n° 17, 987 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

30 December 2020

ITS ARCADEMY IS IN VIEW

Yunqi Zhang, China
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Jewellery

Acupuncture and cupping become jewels. Brilliant communication and translation of traditional Chinese medicine. Contemporary, innovative, wonderful.

n° 17,199 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

28 December 2020

SETTING OUT FOR ITS ARCADEMY

Xiaotu Tang, China
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Accessories

Challenges our view of luxury & raises our awareness on the plastic & aluminum food packaging problem.

21 December 2020

Travelling for creativity

Jumping on a plane. India, Japan, UK, Iceland, wherever. Searching creativity with a plane ticket in our hand. It’s rooted in our DNA and the Closer documentary series we shot in those years perfectly captured that feeling of being on tour for talent.

n° 7,497 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

18 December 2020

BUCKLE UP FOR ITS ARCADEMY

Baldwin Pui / Homing Fung, China
Finalists, ITS 2009 – Accessories

Leather jacket bags? Can’t find another way to describe it. A project recycling vintage leather jackets into accessories. Brilliant quality, not common in 2009 to see Chinese creativity of such high level.

n° 7,290 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

16 December 2020

DESTINATION ITS ARCADEMY

Erik Boker, USA
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Photography

The ways in which one can twist reality to remind us about something else instead of what you’re portraying. Chapeau, Erik Boker!

14 December 2020

Our DNA

Find us in a hug

n° 17,453 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

11 December 2020

DREAMING ABOUT ITS ARCADEMY

Skye Gwillim, UK
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Accessories

How do people carry bags? Often on their laps. Hours spent looking at people in public transports, trying positions and shaping her mockups… met her at RCA when she was working on it!

n° 7,773 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

9 December 2020

NEXT AHEAD IS ITS ARCADEMY

Ankur Gupta, India
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Fashion

Collection on sheer creativity we have as children and how we shouldn’t allow ourselves to loose. Internship with Manish Arora, now own brand KOSMC of home furnishings & accessories. Amazing textile project producing covid masks to the poorest sectors of society.

7 December 2020

Moments to remember…

ITS 2005. Passing of the baton between Demna Gvasalia, now creative director at Balenciaga, and Marcus Lereng Wilmont, former and following winner of the Fashion Collection of the Year Award.

n°7,541 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

4 December 2020

ITS ARCADEMY,
WHAT A JOURNEY

Clare Bottomley, UK
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Photography

There’s genius in her self-portraits. Terrific sense of irony depicting herself as greek gods of mythology. At ITS she won the SVA Photoglobal Award, that sent her to a master in NY.

n° 7,145 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

2 December 2020

OUR FUTURE IS IN ITS ARCADEMY

Ali Forbes, Scotland
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Accessories

She moved to Glasgow to London in 2004 to become a designer and what an incredible designer she became: ITS, Swarovski, set designs, collabs with artist. Now, stronger than ever, she’s back in Glasgow with her own studio. Not just a designer, an artist.

ITS ARCADEMY IS ON THE BUILD. HERE'S OUR DIARY

BACK TO HOME

DECEMBER

ITS ARCADEMY IS IN VIEW

30 December 2020

n° 17, 987 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Yunqi Zhang, China
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Jewellery

Acupuncture and cupping become jewels. Brilliant communication and translation of traditional Chinese medicine. Contemporary, innovative, wonderful.

Cups represent viruses!!

SETTING OUT FOR ITS ARCADEMY

28 December 2020

n° 17,199 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Xiaotu Tang, China
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Accessories

Challenges our view of luxury & raises our awareness on the plastic & aluminum food packaging problem.

Sustainability exhibition?

Travelling for creativity

21 December 2020

Jumping on a plane. India, Japan, UK, Iceland, wherever. Searching creativity with a plane ticket in our hand. It’s rooted in our DNA and the Closer documentary series we shot in those years perfectly captured that feeling of being on tour for talent.

crazy travel plans, unforgettable first meetings...

BUCKLE UP FOR ITS ARCADEMY

18 December 2020

n° 7,497 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Baldwin Pui / Homing Fung, China
Finalists, ITS 2009 – Accessories

Leather jacket bags? Can’t find another way to describe it. A project recycling vintage leather jackets into accessories. Brilliant quality, not common in 2009 to see Chinese creativity of such high level.

Have their own workshop now, called Fungus!

DESTINATION ITS ARCADEMY

16 December 2020

n° 7,290 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Erik Boker, USA
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Photography

The ways in which one can twist reality to remind us about something else instead of what you’re portraying. Chapeau, Erik Boker!

dissonance & coherence. love it.

Our DNA

14 December 2020

Find us in a hug

Can't have enough...

DREAMING ABOUT ITS ARCADEMY

11 December 2020

n° 17,453 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Skye Gwillim, UK
Finalist, ITS 2019 – Accessories

How do people carry bags? Often on their laps. Hours spent looking at people in public transports, trying positions and shaping her mockups… met her at RCA when she was working on it!

now at Burberry!

NEXT AHEAD IS ITS ARCADEMY

9 December 2020

n° 7,773 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Ankur Gupta, India
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Fashion

Collection on sheer creativity we have as children and how we shouldn’t allow ourselves to loose. Internship with Manish Arora, now own brand KOSMC of home furnishings & accessories. Amazing textile project producing covid masks to the poorest sectors of society.

such a great personality!

Moments to remember…

7 December 2020

ITS 2005. Passing of the baton between Demna Gvasalia, now creative director at Balenciaga, and Marcus Lereng Wilmont, former and following winner of the Fashion Collection of the Year Award.

Hundreds of lovely ITS stories

ITS ARCADEMY,
WHAT A JOURNEY

4 December 2020

n°7,541 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Clare Bottomley, UK
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Photography

There’s genius in her self-portraits. Terrific sense of irony depicting herself as greek gods of mythology. At ITS she won the SVA Photoglobal Award, that sent her to a master in NY.

invite for exhibitions!

OUR FUTURE IS IN ITS ARCADEMY

2 December 2020

n° 7,145 / 18,000

Item from ITS Arcademy Collection

Ali Forbes, Scotland
Finalist, ITS 2009 – Accessories

She moved to Glasgow to London in 2004 to become a designer and what an incredible designer she became: ITS, Swarovski, set designs, collabs with artist. Now, stronger than ever, she’s back in Glasgow with her own studio. Not just a designer, an artist.

she used to be a bike messenger too!

DECEMBER