2016 | RAD HOURANI - DESIGNER
RAD HOURANI (born in 1982)is a Canadian fashion designer, photographer, and artist known for his neutral, genderless creations. In January 2013, Rad Hourani became an invited member of the Chambre Syndicale de la Haute Couture in Paris, marking him both the first Canadian to show during Couture Week, and the first designer to show a unisex collection at this event. And continues exhibiting his photographic work around the world, in particular a film projection at Centre Pompidou in Paris, an interactive installation at the Tate Modern in London, as well as different installations at the FIT Museum in New York, MU Art Center in the Netherlands and the Herning Museum of Contemporary Art in Denmark. His most recent multidisciplinary exhibitions were presented at Arsenal Contemporary Art Center in Montreal, the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum in New York and a film installation at the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao.
The collaboration with Rad Hourani, a pivotal name in Unisex Clothing, is the result of an indisputable bound between VAVA and a designer who has been pushing the boundaries of gender binary.