The grand marble staircase that graces the front of Melbourne Town Hall was the setting for this years MFW Global Indigenous Avant Gard Showcase. A runway dedicated to new collections by Indigenous fashion designers from Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Nations. With classic silhouettes re-imagened, contemporary application of traditional materials, these pieces traverse time and place.
Timothy Treasure spent his childhood in regional Victoria. After making the move to Melbourne he studied in Photo Imaging at RMIT, graduating in 2015. Timothy sees the world through the lens of a camera and is inspired by fashion, live music and Melbourne’s vibrant street culture. Previously, he has photographed for Melbourne Arts Fashion and TAGG before launching The Melbourne Critique alongside Jessi Lewis in September 2017. Some of his career highlights include shooting for both VAMFF, MSFW, St Jerome's Laneway Festival and Let Them Eat Cake, alongside getting to meet the likes of Jean Paul Gaultier, Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley.