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Burberry to Bid Farewell to Christopher Bailey

Having grown Burberry from a small label associated with outerwear to a luxury worldwide brand, Christopher Bailey, the Chief Creative Officer is to step down in that role at the end of 2018, though he will remain during the transition to his successor.

It’s amazing to think he’s been guiding Burberry for 17 years, most recently with Marco Gobbetti, CEO: ‘the company will go from strength to strength with the strategy we have developed and the exceptional talent we have in place led by Marco,’ Bailey commented.

As Bailey departs for new creative projects, the brand faces an exciting future with Gobbetti at the helm and of course, Bailey’s successor. Watch this space.

Seen this week

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Posturing: The Female Body in Fashion

The Ground Floor Project, Posturing: Photographing the Body in Fashion was the first iteration of a three-part partnership with luxury online retailer THE OUTNET.COM. The exhibition brought together diverse photographers, whose images pushed the boundaries of fashion image-making, connected by a shared interest in posture, gesture and pose. The viewer was challenged to consider both the body’s role in the construction of a fashion photograph …

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Art on a Postcard Presents: Secret Auction 2017 for the Hepatitis C Trust

After the success of last year’s auction, which raised over £75,000, The Hepatitis C Trust’s Art on a Postcard Secret Auction returns for its 4th year. Guests at the private view on the 14th November at Unit London, included Sadie Frost, Alan McGee, Charlie Brooks, Dougie Wallace, David Harrison, Benjamin Murphy and Rowan Newton. World renowned …

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Omar Souleyman Releases ‘To Syria, With Love’

SEEN cannot believe that she hasn’t listened to anything by the great Omar Souleyman, before. He started out as a wedding singer in his native Syria before re-locating to Turkey six years ago to escape the civil war. Since then he’s toured the globe, collaborated with Björk and Four Tet, performed at the Nobel Peace Prize …