Hyein Seo's 'SAVE YOURSELF' Book/Short Film Captures Transitional Emotions of Youth

An illustration of the intersection of identity, insecurity and independence.

By
Fashion
2,187 Hypes 1 Comments

Following the release of its Fall/Winter 2019 collection, South Korean label Hyein Seo has now prepared an accompanying book/short film project.

Titled SAVE YOURSELF, the accompaniment looks to capture the transitional emotions and thoughts of youths as they face adulthood. Utilizing photography, poetry, and film, SAVE YOURSELF functions as an evocative illustration. The multimedia collection illustrates an intersection of identity, insecurity and independence that comes together to manifest a rhetorical question that continues from generation to generation. Additionally, Hyein Seo has prepared a black Smoker’s T-shirt, a T-shirt tribute to the first Korean female film director, Park Nam-Ok, and a branding engraved metal cigarette case.

Hyein Seo’s SAVE YOURSELF book/short film project will debut at a photo exhibition and film screening January 31 in Tokyo at SO1 Gallery. The SAVE YOURSELF book and accompanying limited-edition merchandise will be available exclusively at Daikanyama Tsutaya Books and save-yourself.net February 1.

SO1 Gallery
6-14-15 Jingumae
Shibuya, Tokyo
Japan

Daikanyama Tsutaya Books
17-5 Sarugakucho
Shibuya, Tokyo
Japan

In case you missed it, take a look inside the newly reopened HBX Hong Kong location.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

RHUDE's Distressed Retro Bball-Hi Sneakers Appear in "White/Green" & "White/Grey"
Footwear

RHUDE's Distressed Retro Bball-Hi Sneakers Appear in "White/Green" & "White/Grey"

The latest take on the vintage basketball footwear model.

A Script for Capcom's 'Mega Man' Film Is Currently in the Works
Entertainment

A Script for Capcom's 'Mega Man' Film Is Currently in the Works

After being announced back in 2018.

1017 ALYX 9SM's Leather Slides Employ Its Iconic Rollercoaster Buckle
Footwear

1017 ALYX 9SM's Leather Slides Employ Its Iconic Rollercoaster Buckle

Elevating the footwear staple to new heights.


Little Dragon Announce New Album, Share Lead Single "Hold On"
Music

Little Dragon Announce New Album, Share Lead Single "Hold On"

‘New Me, Same Us’ follows 2017’s ‘Season High’ LP.

Kobe Bryant's Oscar-Winning Short Film 'Dear Basketball' Removed Online (UPDATE)
Sports

Kobe Bryant's Oscar-Winning Short Film 'Dear Basketball' Removed Online (UPDATE)

The teaser for the animated short, however, can still be watched.

"Picasso and Paper" Exhibition Arrives at London's Royal Academy of Arts
Arts

"Picasso and Paper" Exhibition Arrives at London's Royal Academy of Arts

More than 300 works showcase the prolific artist’s relationship with paper.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.