Spring Summer 2019 The Irradiation of the Particular

Spring Summer 2019 The Irradiation of the Particular

The Irradiation of the Particular,excerpted from “The Echo of Greece” by Edith Hamilton (1867 – 1963).

“beauty, absolute, simple, and everlasting…the irradiation of the particular by the general.” (Plotinus ca.A.D.205-270)

VILLA XRWA fashion designers Xinru Du and Melanie Weiai Mao started out with clothes, but are also experimenting with the boundaries of fashion and art. What criteria should be used to define the attributes and values of an article when the concepts of art, commodity, fashion and costume are increasingly blurred?