“As we seek our face”- by Nikki Duijst

Graduated from one of Netherland’s finest academies, she is awarded this year’s Lichting Talent Award. Her collection As we seek our face’ is about the exploration of her personal fear of being in the spotlight versus the portrayal of ourselves. Inspired by today’s age of social media where we are automatically pushed into presenting ourselves as extraordinary personalities, she started to think about the strong desire for anonymity. The silhouettes hint at the influence of an interaction between femininity, seclusion and exposure of oneself. Read our interview here.