ERSALINA LIM - Istituto Marangoni - UK

Broken Synthesis - Humans are fragile beings, vulnerable to the encapsulation of their own emotions and limitations. Through years of technological advancements and resilience, humans have slowly been merging with machines in order to liberate themselves from their feebleness. If stripped of all the technology, humans would have the appearance of being bare and broken. Therefore, the juxtaposition of the human body and machinery or industrial elements is the key of the collection. (Ersalina Lim will present silhouettes 1 & 2 from left)

CREDIT | Designer: Ersalina Lim | Photo: Nicolas Ardelean | Models: Judith Ejomah & Emily Myhre | Makeup & Hairstyle: San Francisco Institute of Esthetics & Cosmetology

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