FABRICS INTERSEASON / ENCENS n°23 – 2009

photo-2‘Wally Salner and Johannes Schweiger were both born and work in Vienna and are children of Freud for good reason. The celebrated psychoanalyst would not have been immune to the fact that their clothes are all unisex. Nor is there any doubt that he would have diagnosed their obsessional naming of their pieces ‘basic’ – ‘basic shirt 100% cotton’ being one of their generic and most sought after items – as a method of repressing any narcissism associated with fashion’.