Fashion film "Sustainability and other stories" presented at the German-Swedish exchange on sustainable fashion @ Bikini Berlin

The Swedish Embassy, the Swedish Institute and the German foundation Hessnatur Stiftung, in cooperation with Esmod Berlin organised an exhibition and a seminar at Bikini Berlin on October the 7th 2016. 

On the occasion of the Swedish State Visit to Germany, her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden attended and officially opened both the exhibition and the seminar. 

The “Everything You Can Imagine Is Real” exhibition by Swedish artist Bea Szenfeld revolves around her collection “Haute Papier – The White Collection”.

Can different business cycles from fast fashion to slow fashion be a way to tackle irreversible challenges in the fashion industry? 

In connection with the exhibition, the expert seminar "Facing the fashion paradigm shift
– The relevance of sustainability" was held, moderated by Rolf Heimann of Hessnatur Stiftung. Participants in the discussions included H&M Sustainability Manager Hendrik Heuermann, Sustainability Director Elin Larsson of Filippa K, author Magdalena Schaffrin and Prof. Rebecca Earley from the University of the Arts in London.

Photos courtesy of Bikini Berlin and Hessnatur Stiftung.