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UNDERGROUND / EDITO

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EDITO BY SANZA BULAYA, TRANSLATION BY SJ   REVVER is labeled as an “underground” magazine. In fact, from the art and the fashion scenes we are regarded as a non-mainstream publication. Our content are not commercially driven, our business-model is not advertising based, we are still “underground” because we set ourselves apart from other influe[...]

BOYZ N THE HOOD / FASHION STORY

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                                THE PHOTOGRAPHER'S WORDS The theme of this issue is Underground, so for the 15th fashion story I shot for Revver magazine, I decided to revis[...]

MAZES BY BAPTISTE TAVERNIER / IN THE MOOD FOR ART

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  Statement Baptiste Tavernier is a French artist who has lived more than a decade in Japan, where he studied extensively traditional Japanese arts & crafts and martial arts. His artworks all share the common theme of mazes & labyrinths. The labyrinth has served throughout centuries as a symbol marking the centre of the world and a [...]

RAY CHU / TALK

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INTERVIEW BY SANZA BULAYA, TRANSLATION BY PEI-YING HSU   Established in 2016, Ray Chu is a contemporary label which showcases designs inspired by subculture from 80s- 90s and combined with the use of carefully placed cut-outs reveal the intriguing and sexy side of women without being overly provocative. Casual silhouettes and clean cuts unintentio[...]

THE BRITISH FLAIR / 7eme ART

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THE BRITISH FLAIR BY SAMMY BLOUNT, TRANSLATION BY CORALINE CHUANG   For as long as I remember, I have had a thing with British cinema. I always enjoyed it for its humour, its social stories, its marvellous actors and actresses and of course because it tells us a lot about the mind and the habits of our beloved British friends. Having spent a fe[...]

Instant TOKYO / EDITO

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EDITO by Sanza BULAYA, translation by Chiaco TAMURA   Behind the city.   There was a consensus on what was a fashion capital even before Revver was born. More than a shopping center, it's a unique place that makes a perpetual statement about art, lifestyle and people. Paris, New York, London, Milan and of course Tokyo... Fashion citi[...]

A WALKING TOUR IN TOKYO / 7eme ART

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A WALKING TOUR IN TOKYO By SAMMY BLOUNT, translation by PIPI   I have been to Tokyo only once in my life. It was a few years ago. I spend just a couple of days there, maybe three. I mostly remember two things. First, before leaving Taipei, where I was living at the time, I was very anxious and scared about the idea of founding myself alone in t[...]

ART CURATOR JAPAN / TRENDS

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Art Curator Japan introduces in this Revver issue a Japanese artist who has worked in recent years about “Tokyo” as an inspirational theme. Fuh-mi is a calligrapher seeking ways to present traditional calligraphy in its utmost contemporary expression. She has been challenging new directions like “street calligraphy” or “vertical alphabet calligrap[...]

LOOKBOOK MUSES

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MUSES   In the Greek mythology, the Muses are celebrated and adored for being the personification of immaculate Beauty... As the Muses were born from the union of Zeus and Mnemosyne, they were regarded as superior from many aspects: performing Arts, inspiring artists... The Muses are literally associated to a surreal conception of Beauty and Ar[...]