Sonny Vandevelde and 2009 Graduates, Backstage
in celebration of the 2010 SHOW from the antwerp academy, ra invited australian-belgian fashion photographer sonny vandevelde to exhibit a series of his backstage shots from the 2009 SHOW. featuring the collections of emilie pirlot, juan hernandez daels, irina shaposhnikova, elise gettliffe, alexandra verscheuren, lea dickley + stephanie bösl. alongside the photographs, five graduates offered a silhouette for exhibition. juan hernandez daels' feather-fringed catsuit stood alongside the cut-out tailoring of alexandra verscheuren and the melted knitwear of elise gettliffe, and irina shaposhnikova's geometric jacket hung with the veiled top-hat of emilie pirlot. on the second night of 2010 SHOW, sonny and ra hosted the BACKSTAGE party, with DJ Darko and ra dj's entertaining guests all evening after the show.