"Luis Dourado was born in Porto, Portugal in 1984. Began his studies at ESAD, Escola Superior de Artes e Design of Matosinhos, Porto where he graduated in Product Design in 2006. In that same year he travelled to Barcelona where he concluded the Master program in Public Space/Communication at ELISAVA School. Nowadays he lives in Berlin where he collaborates and works in several projects in the areas of Illustration and Visual Arts. His work has been published in "Maps" by Mastodonte Editorial (AR), Monocromo Magazine (ME), Sleep City (US), "Objects-Journal of the Applied Arts" (DE), "Outlook Magazine" (CH), "It´s Nice That Issue 5" (UK), "Doppelganger" (DE) by Gestalten Verlag, and other publications."
photographed by 張瑄旂, Liao Che-Yi
The work of fashion designer Lee Shih Hsun displays elements from different cultural fields and harmonically incorporates classic cuts, delicate prints and knittings, with the more rough aesthetic of vintage tattoos and other singular accessories.
"I am currently a Biological Sciences major with an emphasis in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior at UC Davis. In between classes, however, I do personal and commissioned visual design work. I have always found parallels between art and the sciences so a lot of my studies find their way into my artwork."