12 SUITS FOR CHINA
For: Writing ASMODA
Modesto Lomba / Agatha Ruíz de la Prada
Miriam Ocáriz / Amaya Arzuaga
A dialogue between the fashion and the literature, is the extract of the Exhibition “12 Suits for China” presented in the shop windows of Mountain El Corte Ingles of the street of Madrid. The project, which is framed inside the state activities and the Institute Cervantes, has been realized owing to the Year of Spain in China that was inaugurated last February in the Institute Cervantes of Peking and now it appears for the first time in Spain.
Twelve suits there have been designed by twelve Spanish creators inspired by different books of out-standing writers of Spanish language awards Cervantes, the Prince of Asturias etc. In the works selection the different literary genres have been born in mind: prose, poetry, and essay as well as the leading role of the feminine personages of the different works like “La Reina of the Snow” of the novelist Carmen Martin Gaite, “Five hours with Mario” of Miguel Delibes or “Quarter of marvels” of Rosa Chacel. The designers who have put his imagination and his creativity in this interesting project are Modesto Lomba, Ailanto, Agatha Ruíz de la Prada, Alma Aguilar, Spastor, Juan Duyos, Victorio and Lucchino, Miriam Ocáriz, David Delfín, Francis Montesinos, Amaya Arzuaga and Francis Montesinos.
The opening of the exhibition was preceded of a Round table presented by Diego Copado, the director of External Relations and Communication of El Corte Ingles, in which they intervened Modesto Lomba president of ACME, governing Raquel Galán of patronage of the Institute Cervantes, between other out-standing personalities of the world of the diplomacy and of the fashion. Twelve suits, in which it is possible to discover the proper style of every designer, will be exhibited until June 12.