Franco-Chinese Fashion Meetings
       
     
 Exhibition view "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)
       
     
 Dance performance choreographed by  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER , styled by  Pigalle Paris  (Stéphane Ashpool) in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by  Louise Desnos
       
     
 "French Stripes" set-up for roundtables in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     
 Roundtable « Make fashion into images » in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 : Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou from  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  (choreographers, directors and art directors),  Louise Desnos  (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography),  Lin Zhipeng  (photographer),  Liu Shuwei  (photographer),  Paul Rousteau  (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography),  Xu Yang  (photographer), moderated by Bérénice Angremy (co-founder of  Doors 门艺 Art & Culture Agency )
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Liu Shuwei    
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Louise Desnos    
       
     
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 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     
 Video installation of  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘     
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Paul Rousteau
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photo by  Lin Zhipeng    
       
     
 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     
 Photo exhibition "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘   
       
     
 Fashion creations by students of the  Textile & Fashion Design Department at Tsinghua University  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘  
       
     
 "French Stripes" Party Set-up in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     
 Video installation of  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘  
       
     
 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     
 Art director and DJette Sarah Joe
       
     
 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by  Paul Rousteau
       
     
 Video installation by  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)   
       
     
Franco-Chinese Fashion Meetings
       
     
Franco-Chinese Fashion Meetings

Organized by the French Embassy in China (Cultural service), Business France and the Federation of Haute Couture and Fashion, the first Franco-Chinese Fashion Meetings was launched on March 28, 2018 at Shanghai Fashion Week (at Bailian Fashion Center-YQL) and March 31, 2018 in Beijing (at Temple).

Doors agency has provided artistic direction and production for the cultural component of this artistic, commercial and educational event series.

Download the press kit

 

On the programme :

A photo exhibition, A nous la mode with young artists Louise Desnos, Lin Zhipeng, Liu Shuwei et Paul Rousteau (in Shanghai at the Bailian Fashion Centre-YQL from March 28 to April 19, and in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 from March 31 to April 23, then touring at the Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Center from April 28 to June 27, and at the Chengdu Museum from May 8 to June 8)

A video installation by  choreographers, directors and creative directors from I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER (Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou)

A dance performance choreographed by I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER, designed by Pigalle Paris (Stéphane Ashpool)

French Stripes night hosted by creative director and DJ Sarah Joe

Four roundtable discussions with designers, artists, experts on fashion and journalists :

Paris Fashion Week : a multicultural creative crucible with Pascal Morand (Executive President of the Federation of Haute Couture and Fashion), Mao Jihong (founder of the brand Exception by Mixmind, founder of the library Fangsuo and the Mao Jihong Arts Foundation), Sun Dawei (franco-chinois designer of the brand DAWEI), moderated by Tang Shuang (independent fashion journalist)

Fashion and other creative avenues – an ongoing discussion with Christine Phung (designer, creative director of Léonard Paris and her own brand),  Louise Desnos (photographer and finalist of the International Festival of Fashion and Photography competition - Hyères – Villa Noailles), Jiang Yutong (designer of SHUSHU/TONG), Bastien Laurent (designer and co-founder of AVOC), Paul Rousteau (photographer and finalist of the International Festival of Fashion and Photography competition), Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou from I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER (choreographers, directors and creative directors), moderated by Karchun Leung (editor-in-chief of Numéro Chine)

Creative perspectives  – with Sun Dawei (Franco-Chinese designer of the brand DAWEI), Elysée Yang (designer of Elysée Yang), Tian Tang (jewellery designer of Tiantang Jewellery et Amour Deco), Zang Yingchun (professor of Textile & Fashion Design at Tsinghua University), moderated by Liu Feifei (editor in chief of Madame Figaro China)

Putting fashion in the picturewith Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou from I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER (choreographers, directors and creative directors), Louise Desnos (photographer and finalist of the International Festival of Fashion and Photography competition - Hyères – Villa Noailles), Lin Zhipeng (photographer), Liu Shuwei (photographer), Paul Rousteau (photographer and finalist of the International Festival of Fashion and Photography competition), Xu Yang (photographer), moderated by Bérénice Angremy (co-founder of Doors 门艺 Art & Culture Agency)

 

Read our interview of the duo I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER

Read our interview of the designer Sun Dawei

Look at a selection of photos of the exhibition A nous la mode, with commentary by the photographers

 

A nous la mode exhibition

Shanghai - March 28 to April 19: Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL, 955 Suzhou Nan Lu, Huangpu District

Beijing – March 31 to April 23: Temple – 23 Shatan Bei Jie, Dongcheng District

Xiamen - April 28 to June 27: Three Shadows Xiamen Photography Art Centre

Chengdu - May 8 to June 8: Chengdu Museum

 Exhibition view "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)
       
     

Exhibition view "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)

 Dance performance choreographed by  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER , styled by  Pigalle Paris  (Stéphane Ashpool) in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)
       
     

Dance performance choreographed by I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER, styled by Pigalle Paris (Stéphane Ashpool) in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by  Louise Desnos
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode!" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by Louise Desnos

 "French Stripes" set-up for roundtables in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     

"French Stripes" set-up for roundtables in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)

 Roundtable « Make fashion into images » in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 : Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou from  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  (choreographers, directors and art directors),  Louise Desnos  (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography),  Lin Zhipeng  (photographer),  Liu Shuwei  (photographer),  Paul Rousteau  (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography),  Xu Yang  (photographer), moderated by Bérénice Angremy (co-founder of  Doors 门艺 Art & Culture Agency )
       
     

Roundtable « Make fashion into images » in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 : Carine Charaire and Olivier Casamayou from I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER (choreographers, directors and art directors), Louise Desnos (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography), Lin Zhipeng (photographer), Liu Shuwei (photographer), Paul Rousteau (photographer and nominee for the Hyères international festival of fashion & photography), Xu Yang (photographer), moderated by Bérénice Angremy (co-founder of Doors 门艺 Art & Culture Agency)

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Liu Shuwei    
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by Liu Shuwei

 

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Louise Desnos    
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by Louise Desnos

 

vbox4027_CO8A5553_201519_small.jpeg
       
     
 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     

"French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)

 Video installation of  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘     
       
     

Video installation of I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 

 

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by  Paul Rousteau
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photos by Paul Rousteau

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photo by  Lin Zhipeng    
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘, photo by Lin Zhipeng

 

 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     

"French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)

 Photo exhibition "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘   
       
     

Photo exhibition "A nous la mode !" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘

 

 Fashion creations by students of the  Textile & Fashion Design Department at Tsinghua University  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘  
       
     

Fashion creations by students of the Textile & Fashion Design Department at Tsinghua University in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 

 "French Stripes" Party Set-up in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     

"French Stripes" Party Set-up in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 (art direction: Sarah Joe)

 Video installation of  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Beijing at  Temple 东景缘  
       
     

Video installation of I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER in Beijing at Temple 东景缘 

 "French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)
       
     

"French Stripes" Party - "Selfie-Maton" in Beijing at Temple 东景缘(art direction: Sarah Joe)

 Art director and DJette Sarah Joe
       
     

Art director and DJette Sarah Joe

 Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by  Paul Rousteau
       
     

Exhibition view of "A nous la mode !" in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL), photos by Paul Rousteau

 Video installation by  I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER  in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)   
       
     

Video installation by I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER in Shanghai (Bailian Group Fashion Centre – YQL)