criticism

CRITICISM

 

Fashion criticism as an approach is explored through writing, editing and publishing in Johannes' work. 

Johannes has contributed essays and articles about topics such as fashion aesthetics, trends and design; fashion industry commentary as well as fashion show and exhibition reviews to publication such as SSAW, Dazed, ReminiscencesNotion and Block to name but a few. He has interviewed people for such as design duo Marques Almeida, fashion designer Zandra Rhodes and fashion critic Booth Moore for profiles.

Johannes aims to expand, enhance and experiment with fashion writing and criticism with his pet project Address - journal for fashion criticism which he edits and publishes. With two print publications, growing online platform dedicated for fashion criticism, over 30 contributors across the globe, Address has been recognised by the likes of The New York Times, Vice and Grafik.  

In his capacity as a commentator and a critic, Johannes has spoken about fashion in public lectures at Berlin Fashion Week, Edinburgh International Fashion Festival and Victoria and Albert museum as well as taken part in panel discussions organised by Stack, MagCulture, XXY magazine and Seek Berlin. 

Johannes holds a masters degree in Design Writing Criticism from London College of Communication. 

'On time, in fashion' essay published in SSAW issue 1

'On time, in fashion' essay published in SSAW issue 1