Saturday, October 15, 2011

Camminando | Fifth Avenue and Uniqlo Flagship Store

After leaving Sophie Calle's "Room" I walked along Fifth Avenue, to the opening party of the Uniqlo flagship store. The  spacious two-floor store populated by bright backlit fixtures, mirrors and LED signage  well embrace the philosophy of the Japanese company, where fashion meets simplicity and affordability. Although with a little sense of guilt (as a décroissance believer, why I am here instead at Zuccotti Park? ) I enjoyed this celebration of consumism (at least tasteful) and below are my few visual memories :