IN THE BLK founded and led by Haitian-American designer, Victor Glemaud, is a collective of Black creatives in the fashion industry who are dedicated to creating and expanding spaces for fellow Black designers, have created a digital activation showcasing Black designers and creatives. The digital activation is a collaborative showcase of Black designers and creatives and speaks to solidarity and independence within the Black community.
FILM NOIR, a five-part film series created in partnership with Equator Productions, featuring 5 short fashion films directed by Ademola Faloma (Lagos) , Anthony Prince Leslie (New York), Elisha Smith-Leverock (London), Numa Perrier (Los Angeles), and Sean Frank (New York), costume designs led by Ade Samuel and Memsor Kamarake, and features collections of following In The BLK designers: ASHYA, Aliette, AWA MEITE, Bien Abyé, Christie Brown, Fanmon, Fe Noel, House of Aama, Khiry, Keeyahri, LEMLEM, Love Oh Lu, Off-White, Orange Culture, Sergio Hudson, Stella Jean, Bantu Wax, Romeo Hunt, Third Crown, Studio 189, Loza Maléombho, Sansovino 6, Sewit Sium, Marty Moto, Daily Paper, Tokyo James, Victor Glemaud, and more, is a collaborative showcase of Black designers and creatives and speaks to solidarity and independence within the Black community.
The series is a new and more inclusive look into the future of the fashion industry from around the globe at Paris Fashion Week. Watch IN THE BLK’S FILM NOIR HERE.
The official launch of In the Blk is happening today, October 6, at Paris Fashion Week.