VSOON _ 020817_8PM _ POKITO _ BROOKLYN, NY
What is a collapse? What defines a collapse?
Are there waves in which people will “leave” or determine when is their collapse point?
PREPPER &/ VS PROTEST
What is the catalyst?
What is the barrier to entry?
Are Preppers people that prep or run?
— Often Below
— Assumption of failure
— Going to the Club
—"Solo" ~ Fend for yourself
— Often Above
— Assumption that the system can be changed
— Going to Church - holistic POV
—"Community" ~ Power in numbers
OVERLAP P + P:
—Both stemming as a reaction to something that is "bad"
— Somewhat of a secret ~ sometimes
— Can have similar aesthetics
Micro trends to think about:
— Economics: Contemporary Politics / Reagan Area + Now
— Bunkers: Compare & Contract Cold War Bunkers + Now
Interior Aesthetics, what was considered?
— Camo — Back casting
DPM — Disruptive Patter Material (Book)
When, how & where does it come back?
How is it worn? What is it on?
Origins & Usages
— Recontextualize + Hindsight: Rebel Business Casual
— New Labor Aesthetics: Sentiments of Business Casual + Work wear