Entitled ‘People of the Year by Comme des Garcons and SWITCH’, this capsule collection celebrates eight people from various fields who have been inspiring for their work and accomplishments: Nobuyoshi Araki, Naomi Osaka, Kotobuki Shiriagari, Stormzy, Kazuyo Sejima, Shuntaro Tanikawa, Patti Smith and Ichiro Yamaguchi.
Designed by Rei Kawakubo, this project features items of clothing with their contributions of art and inspirational messages.
Born in Minowa, Tokyo in 1940. Began his career as photographer in the 1960s. With his work Sentimental Journey, a chronicle of his honeymoon with his wife Yoko, the young photographer declared his“I-Photograph” manifesto and gave influence to the world of photography in the years to come. He just celebrated his 80th birthday this year.