The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment

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The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment

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Artsy: 15 New York Shows You Need to See This February

Guest of a Guest: Red Bull Arts New York Presents The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment

Art Zealous: Bjarne Melgaard, “The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment”

YAHOO!: Norwegian Artist Bjarne Melgaard’s Solution for ‘Banal and Tired’ Retail Industry

Out Magazine: Bjarne Melgaard References Queer Anarchist Organization Bash Back! For New Capsule

Time Out: Bjarne Melgaard talks about repurposing his old clothes as high art

W Magazine: These Little Piggies Went to Bjarne Melgaard’s Art Opening

Refinery29: This Artist Is Giving Away His $500K Designer Wardrobe To The Public Tonight (Seriously)

The Art Newspaper: Bjarne’s Valentine’s Day purge

Artsy: Art World Wild Man Bjarne Melgaard Is Turning Himself into a Fashion Brand—and Giving Away the Clothes

MADE: ‘The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment’ by Bjarne Melgaard

Guest of a Guest: A New York Creative Just Gave Away All His Designer Clothes… For Art

Highsnobiety: Inside the NY Art Exhibition That Gave Away $500K of Free Designer Threads

The New York Times: This Artist Just Gave Away Half a Million Dollars in Clothes

The New York Times: Bjarne Melgaard’s “The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment”

Observer: A Survivor’s Account of Bjarne Melgaard’s Purge Party

Office Magazine: Bjarne Melgaard’s casual pleasure of disappointment

BULLETT:  People Lined Up Around The Block Bjarne Melgaard’s Designer Hand-Me-Downs

Out Magazine:  New Yorkers Went Absolutely Bats*** Last Night For Bjarne Melgaard’s ‘Purge’

ArtNet News: People Lost Their Minds During Bjarne Melgaard’s ‘Purge’

InStyle: Michael Kors, Brandon Maxwell, and More Seduce with Luxe Fashion

Thump: Bjarne Melgaard’s Narcotics Anonymous-Inspired Streetwear Is His Ode to Addiction

6sqft: Art Nerd New York’s top event picks for the week – 2/16-2/22

W Magazine: Artist Bjarne Melgaard Just Disrupted New York Fashion Week By Giving Away “I Hate Rihanna” T-Shirts at His Dystopic, Dyspeptic “Department Store”

GQ: New York Fashion Week’s Rowdiest Event Wasn’t Even a Fashion Show

GAYLETTER: Bjarne Melgaard: The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment at Red Bull Arts New York

artnet News: Bjarne Melgaard on His Controversial Reputation and His New Show

The Source: Style Sector: Designer Bjarne Melgaard Gives Away Personal Collection For NYFW17

The Creators Project / VICE: Bjarne Melgaard’s Debut Runway Show Was a Literal Pigsty

Cycle: Bjarne Melgaard’s Public Performance: The Purge

Sweet: Streetwear Just Got Even More Insane

The Knockturnal: Review: Bjarne Melgaard’s ‘The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment’ at Red Bull Arts New York

Vouge: New York Fashion Week: Vogue Runway’s Editors React

artnet News: The Week in Art: Bjarne Melgaard Takes Fashion Week by Storm and the Global Fine Art Awards

Mask Magazine: Bjarne Melgaard Designed a Bash Back! Inspired Bomber Jacket

Wallpaper*: Bjarne Melgaard sets up shop in New York with a dystopian department store

Frieze: Branding Bjarne

Purple: Bjarne Melgaard “The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment” opening party at Red Bull Arts, New York

The Creators Project: The Unrestrained Chaos of Bjarne Melgaard

LS:N Global: Dystopian Department Store

Fashion Maniac: Artist Bjarne Melgaard Exhibition at Red Bull Arts New York

A New Type of Imprint: The Casual Pleasure Of Disappointment

NOWNESS: Say Goodbye to Love

Mousse Magazine: Bjarne Melgaard “The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment” at Red Bull Arts New York

Art Observed: Bjarne Melgaard: “The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment” at Red Bull Arts New York Through April 9th, 2017

VICE’s Creators: Inside Bjarne Melgaard’s Fashion Purge [VIDEO]

Hyperallergic: The Casual Disappointment of Bjarne Melgaard

The Knockturnal: On The Scene: THE CASUAL PLEASURE OF DISAPPOINTMENT MAGAZINE Launch at Red Bull Studios

Dazed: Why Bjarne Melgaard made a twisted fake fashion magazine

Dazed: Watch Bjarne Melgaard as the weirdest Muppet you’ve seen

Filthy Dreams: Gay Shame Is In Fashion At Bjarne Melgaard’s “The Casual Pleasure Of Disappointment”

VICE / i-D Magazine: why contemporary art is embracing the radical potential of sportswear

Divisare: Charlap Hyman & Herrero Bjarne Melgaard’s The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment

FRAME (PDF): Think fashion show, think glitz and glamour. But that’s not what BJARNE MELGAARD had in mind

Topical Cream: Avena Gallagher, Covertly Styling Your Cultural Experience

The Casual Pleasure of Disappointment at Red Bull Arts New York