BY H. NEW YORK - 2017 EDITORIAL FILM
by H. - 2017 EDITORIAL VIDEO
Today we have the pleasure of sharing by H. New York's latest editorial film. Founded in 2013, by H. focuses on creating avant-garde unisex wear through artisanal and anatomical processes by following a strictly minimalism and philosophical mind.
For the latest film by H. collaborates with Yi-Wen Chen for a masterclass in Chinese martial arts while adorning their latest collection.
The label incorporates Ba-Gua-Zhang's circular movement and Xing-Yi-Quan’s linear movement into the core concept of their minimalistic and anatomical designs showcasing a high level of explosive movement and agility.
- C R E D I T S -
Taiwanese director, producer, screenwriter, and actor.
Xing-Yi is characterised by aggressive, seemingly linear movements and explosive power that is most often applied from a short range. A practitioner of Xing-Yi uses coordinated movements to generate bursts of power intended to overwhelm the opponent, simultaneously attacking and defending.
Meaning "eight trigram palm", referring to the trigrams of the “I Ching” (Yi-Jing), one of the canons of taoism. The practice of circle walking, or "turning the circle", as it is sometimes called Ba-Gua-Zhang's characteristic method of stance and movement training. All forms of Ba-Gua-Zhang utilise circle walking prevalently as an integral part of training.
Performance: Yi-Wen Chen
Shot/Edited: Chris Po-Yen Lee
Music: Henry Lee/ Naomi Jiaqi Zhao