Alexandra Manatakis

Contributor

straight ups

athens rising, straight up

A new movement against the ancient ruins.
Alexandra Manatakis
9.26.17
Fashion

deeper than demna: this is georgia's next generation

Welcome to Tbilisi, through the eyes of its new guard of beauties.
Alexandra Manatakis
8.28.17
Arts

melbourne’s punk legends look back on the late 70s

At the end of the decade, Melbourne’s grey desolation served as a breeding ground for a new Australian punk culture. Reacting against creeping conservatism and suburbia, its members were committed to anarchy, freedom and art.
Alexandra Manatakis
5.24.17
melbourne

inside the video archives of gay liberation, melbourne’s first queer student group

Filmmaker and historian Barbara Creed remembers the university protest group that changed a city.
Alexandra Manatakis
4.28.17
melbourne

new gender neutral label gaijin is inspired by loneliness

Perth born designer Sean McKenna on fighting isolation through design.
Alexandra Manatakis
3.29.17
Design

miniswoosh turns trash into fashion and fashion into art

Designer Alex Hackett is hacking sportswear to challenge the way the industry approaches sustainability, gender and what they classify as clothes.
Alexandra Manatakis
3.27.17
Australia

what did international women’s day really mean to australians?

We headed down to the Melbourne rally to find out what, and who, people were marching for.
Alexandra Manatakis
3.9.17
Culture

meet mercy sang, the model behind a new magazine celebrating people of colour

After observing the media's underrepresentation of the creatives she admires, Mercy established POCC to champion and celebrate the people she believes in.
Alexandra Manatakis
2.15.17
Fashion

goodbye pai: looking back on one of melbourne’s favourite young labels

Before the cult brand moves on, we check in on their favourite memories, moments and photos.
Alexandra Manatakis
1.17.17
Culture

angie pai uses art to understand immigrant parents and second generation guilt

The Melbourne based artist's new show is about old family scars and facing her own apathy.
Alexandra Manatakis
1.13.17
fashion interviews

outlaw moscow are leading a liberating movement of creative russian voices

With the premiere of their Nick Knight-mentored fashion film'Outlaw 2', the Russian designers continue to cement their positions as important young visionaries.
Alexandra Manatakis
11.21.16
Photography

a new zine is exploring melbourne’s asian youth culture

Photographer Clair Bai is unravelling the pride, identity and alienation of being young and Asian in Australia.
Alexandra Manatakis
9.26.16
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