Ram Place Fashion Market

12 - 20 July 2014
Ram Place (off Morning Lane)

Admission free

Open daily 11am-10pm

Come and visit Ram Place Fashion Market: the freshest, most vibrant fashion event of the summer.

For nine days only, we’re hosting a pop-up street market, cafe, bar and event space, right in the heart of Hackney.

Ram Place (off Morning Lane)
London E9 6LT

Get the chance to buy clothes, hats, jewellery and vintage goods from local, emerging and celebrated design talent,including Jelka Quintelier, Mei-Hui Liu and Kelly Shaw. Browse the expert selections chosen by retailers including Oval Space’s Fashion Sunday and Strut, and take the chance to pick up a piece by a future design superstar from the London College of Fashion.

Plus, you can drop-in for one of our free daily workshops and learn about fashion photography with Gisele Torres, upcycling with Queenie and Ted, and creating your own jewellery with Kirsty Kirkpatrick. Or, you could simply watch a master craftsperson at work, from milliner Sahar Freemantle, to bespoke shoemaker Sebastian Tarek.

A fabulous free eventsprogramme kicks off on Saturday12 July with VOGUE GOES ROGUE and the extraordinary Lyall Hakaraia leading a folk art-inspired fashion procession and ceremony, alongside work by designers Craig Lawrence, Louize Harries and Laura Shepherd.

Other events include talks with rising menswear design star James Long with fashion critic Charlie Porter, and fashion filmmaker Kathryn Ferguson (whose collaborators include Lady Gaga and Richard Nicholl); a discussion on fashion, image and race hosted  by author Tansy Hoskins, with Caryn Franklin and Jody Furlong; a recreation of a Jean Paul Gaultier’s haute couture dress in living plants and moss by The Vivisector; and artist, satirist and anti-drag queen David Hoyle gives a very special performance. We end the week in style on Sunday 20 July with an exclusive set by art-pop collective The Irrepressibles.

Food and Drink
What’s more, local cafe Railroad provide barbecue food and freshly-prepared salad boxes available on site, while Mare Street restaurant Rita’s mix a range of delicious cocktails at the bar.*

Art Commissions
Transformed from a derelict space by the imagination of designer and curator Jeffrey Horsley, Ram Place Fashion Market showcases stunning new art commissions from Commonwealth Games mural creators Good Wives and Warriors, the internationally-renowned RUN and rising talent Jiwon Oh, while we premiere a unique series of ‘straight up’ fashion photography, produced from our exclusive collaboration with i-D and photographer Olivia Rose.

*Please note that on Monday 14 July there is a BYOB policy in operation. No alcohol can be purchased on site on this date, but you are welcome to bring your own, in moderation.

This event is part of:
Beyond Barbican
The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier Events

Organised by Barbican in association with Create and inspired by the Barbican exhibition, The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk.

Barbican Art Gallery in London presents major exhibitions by leading international figures in the heart of the City of London

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