Atypical street musicians, circa 1970, on Columbus Ave.
A fashion presentation (as opposed to a “fashion show”) is an alternative method of showing a collection. Often models stand stock straight, but are sometimes posed not unlike an editorial spread, for one hour while editors come and look at the scene in front of them. Occasionally there are performance elements, but that’s rare.
(Pictured: Ostwald Helgason Spring 2013 Presentation at NY Fashion Week, photographed September 2012)
Garland Jeffreys kills it in this live performance of his tune “‘Til John Lee Hooker Calls Me”!