Deconstructing Milan

Strapped up and tied up: Begüm Boré looks at MFW AW14 through the work of artist Allen Jones

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Last month in Milan, I had tied boys to car seats using belts. Now I'll be doing the same to girls using Allen Jones. Keeping up with the Joneses, there won't be any cars: there are no cars in Allen's 1974 screenprint 'One Way Traffic'.

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ALLEN JONES, BODY PIECE, 1977 AND FRANCESCO SCOGNAMIGLIO AW14 

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 ALLEN JONES, NO TITLE, 1976-7, SCREEN PRINT AND PRADA AW14

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ALLEN JONES, HAT STAND, FIBREGLASS, 1969 AND ICEBERG AW14

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ALLEN JONES, CHAIR, FIBREGLASS, 1969 AND FENDI AW14

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ALLEN JONES, CUT-A-WAY, 1976, SCREEN PRINT AND MISSONI AW14

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ALLEN JONES, A NEW PERSPECTIVE ON FLOORS V, LITHOGRAPH, 1966 AND ETRO AW14 

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 ALLEN JONES, SECRETARY, 1972 AND GUCCI AW14

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