Behind the Scenes
Hugues Decointet, artist, was born in 1961. He lives and works in Montreuil, France.
His work values construction and scenic installation in the spirit of prelude, drawing from literature, film, and unfinished or wholly discarded architectural plans. He is interested in decoration as a constitutive element of a given anticipated work.
In 2013, he presents his "Boîte à miracles" [Miracle Box] at Made in Town.
Made in Mazamet. Made in Town founder, consultant and teacher, he is graduated from the Institut Français de la Mode and used to be a boarder in the fashion design division at the Villa Medici in Rome. He develops a reflexion, mainly in the fashion field, about the manufacturing culture. His approach, oriented towards the promotion of know-how, expresses through writing, video and fashion design. As a consultant, he especially collaborates with Première Vision for the organization of Maison d’Exceptions: a dedicated area about fabric know-how within the show and for the online magazine Maison d’Exceptions whose he is editor.
For the 4th year, the Aviva Factory is providing financial support for useful, innovative and sustainable projects. Our project has been pre-selected and in order to receive funding we must reach a significant number of votes. Support our candidacy by voting on La Fabrique Aviva before June 3, 2019!
From 17th to 19th September 2019, the TRICOLOR materials library is making an off-wall stop at the Smart Creation area of Première Vision Paris to offer fashion professionals a selection of eco-responsible textiles made of French wools.
This web series in 6 episodes of about 7 minutes each reveals the behind-the-scenes of manufacturing, from one end of the production chain to the other. Each episode is a chance to discover a variety of professions and immerse yourself in the environment of French production sites: from sheep farmers to clothing companies, from weaving and finishing to design.