The Gone Library
Yohji Yamamoto

Kiko Kostadinov and His Influences

Kiko Kostadinov and His Influences

We explore Kiko Kostadinov's influences, focusing on Yohji Yamamoto.

1981: Paris Meets Tokyo

1981: Paris Meets Tokyo

We explore the influential Paris 1981 show in which Rei Kawakubo and Yohji Yamamoto debuted their designs in Europe.

The Origins of Deconstructionism in Modern Fashion

The Origins of Deconstructionism in Modern Fashion

We review the origins of deconstructionism in fashion and its relation to the Japanese designers.