Tonight's queer artist feature is Ada Zanditon
Ada Zanditon, born and based in London, is an award winning designer and alumna of the London College of Fashion. Ada Zanditon Couture is the brand for those who seek avant-garde spiritual kink. To wear Ada Zanditon Couture is to harness the power of your inner warrior deity, to honour the goddess, god or non binary within. We create with a queer / sex / body positive femme perspective on fetish and BDSM.
Ada Zanditon Couture is worn by bold individuals, including: Ariana Grande, Ava Max, Allie X, Caroline Vreeland, Carly Rae Jepsen, Cheddar Gorgeous, Crystal (Drag Race UK), Daphne Guinness, Elizabeth Lejonhjärta (Drake's video NICE FOR WHAT), Justine Skye, Kate Nash, Kimberly Wyatt, King Princess, Lil' Kim, Mariah Carey, Miles Jai, Munroe Bergdorf, Poppy, and Tinashe.
The modular construction techniques that Ada Zanditon spent years developing makes each sculptural piece a world exclusive design and is hand constructed and can be embellished with crystals in her Atelier in East London from the finest quality materials including leather, upcycled leather and PVC. Harnesses and accessories are made to order for each of our individual clients. Zanditon also works on bespoke (custom) projects including bridal, corsetry and costumes for stage and film.
Ada Zanditon Couture collaborated with The London School of Make-Up and lead artist Astrid Kearney to present Spring Summer 2019 collection at Fashion Scout (Freemasons’ Hall September 2018) during London Fashion Week. In 2015, Zanditon was commissioned by Selfridges, London to produce one of their world renowned Christmas window displays, and featured in the store’s Christmas campaign film, “Journey to the Stars”. Zanditon who is represented by POP PR, Los Angeles has been featured in a wide range of press globally including: British, Russian, Italian and Indian Vogue, LOVE, WWD, Wonderland, i-D, The Observer, Nylon Magazine and many more.
The Art of Being Queer