Lara Torres Exhibits Films Across Europe

The University of Portsmouth, Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries is pleased to share the success of Lara Torres, who will be showing her work across Europe. 

Lara Torres, a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader for MA Fashion & Textiles, will be showcasing some of her films across Europe this summer.

Lara’s An Impossible Wardrobe for the Invisible has been showing at the 55th Venice Biennale, from May 22nd until 17th June in a group show celebrating 10 years of MA Fashion Artefact challenging boundaries between fashion and art.

The film will also be shown alongside one of Lara’s films Unmaking at Kalmar Konst Museum in Sweden, at the exhibition TRANSFASHIONAL, which explores experimental fashion in the context of contemporary art. The films will be shown here until 30th September.

An Impossible Wardrobe for the Invisible will be show again at Fashion. Wow! Mode als Statement from 15th June to 8th September, and at the National Centre for Contemporary Arts of the Republic of Belarus, in Minsk at Non-Fashion, which opened on 5th June.

Unmaking will be shown at State of Fashion 2018, which is the first large-scale international public event that is entirely devoted to sustainable and honest fashion. The first edition of this event will go on until 22nd July 2018 in the Melkfabriek in Arnhem.

You can view Lara’s film Unmaking here, and a trailer for An Impossible Wardrobe for the Invisible here.

Katie Clarke

Katie Clarke is a Media Studies Student, currently on her Placement Year, working as Promotions Assistant for the Faculty of Creative and Cultural Industries, at the University of Portsmouth.