Wendy & Jim
photos by Lukas Gansterer.
|Wendy & Jim was found in 1999 from Hermann Fankhauser and Helga Schania. They met each other at the university of applied arts during their fashionstudyHelga and Herman had teachers like Vivienne Westwood, Helmut Lang, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, wich was supporting their work from the beginnig
1999 they participated at the Festival De La Mode in hyeres, after this experience they started showing their work during paris fashionweek.
Wendy & Jim was invited to do collaborations with brands like Comme des Garcon, Nike, Levis or artists like Peter Kogler.
Beside the runwayshows they are invited to to performances and exhibitions all over the world in galeries and museums (Centre Pompidou, Paris, Musee Picasso, Barcelona, Haramuseum, Tokyo, CCAC, San Francisco, Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai.
Since 2005 they are headdesigners of the licona fashion group, a mensfashioncompany of austria, wellknown for ceremonysuits and tuxedos.