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Mon, 04 Oct 2021 14:06:55 +0000
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willi smith
WilliWear
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<p>American designer Willi Smith (1948-1987) hoped to solve what he called “the problem of getting dressed,” or the disconnect between fashion and diverse lifestyles, by using affordable, adaptable clothing as a tool to liberate people from stereotypes of race, class, sex, and gender. Smith’s brand WilliWear relied on collaborations with artists like Bill T. Jones,...</p><p>The post <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2021/10/04/willi-smith-on-the-record/">Willi Smith: On the Record</a> first appeared on <a href="https://www.cooperhewitt.org">Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum</a>.</p>
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