CONSHELF II: LIFE IN A SMALL SPACE

CONSHELF II: LIFE IN A SMALL SPACE

Isolation is the new paradigm we’ve suddenly found ourselves in. A seemingly familiar situation took place back in 1963, one of the most ambitious undersea living projects by Jacques-Yves Cousteau called the “Conshelf II”. You may find this read relatable as we draw parallels between six aquanauts.…
A message from the team

A message from the team

A message from our team: We can’t help but draw parallels between self-isolation and the female scientists of the Tektite II program who inspired our SS20 collection. These women spent weeks in a small confined space underwater in the name of science, and put their creative minds together to make...
The Two Weeks Habitability Tektite II Program

The Two Weeks Habitability Tektite II Program

At the bottom of the seafloor of U.S. Virgin Islands' Lameshur Bay, lies the Tektite Habitat, patiently waiting for the all-female aquanauts to splashdown into one of the most isolating, and privacy invasion two weeks missions of the 70s - Tektite II By partly funding this program, NASA's ultima...