Fashion

One of my early projects ‘Fashion’, (1999) was trying to describe, at the same time, the awful monotony of the work and also some of quiet desperation of the last days of UK garment manufacture in Merthyr Tydfil, once the largest city in Wales. Women were the greatest number of employed at this strange juncture in globalisation, but they were about to be made unemployed along with the town’s men as the forces of globalisation were already beginning to take hold and relocate all garment manufacture to South East Asia.
This was a first book dummy, painstakingly handmade, still only just holding together…


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