The research analyses the relationship between young people and fashion. The research aims to understand which self-image they express, consciously or not, through dressing and clothing. The analysis includes interviews to students, graffiti artists, football fans, church groups and members of a chorus and a rock band. The relationship with the researcher represented for young people interviewed an opportunity to reflect on themselves, on their position in the world and on the social expectations on their regards. Research outcomes can be consulted in Laura Bovone, Emanuela Mora (ed.), La moda della metropoli. Dove si incontrano i giovani milanesi, Franco Angeli, Milano, 1997.
Financing: CNR e Chamber of Commerce
Start date: 1996
Subject: Fashion, city, young
Project manager: Laura Bovone; Emanuela Mora