Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

• Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

We already wrote about the amazing social phenomenon - Tokyo street fashion youth. So today let us once again, thanks to the American photographer from New York, Thomas ITA. In the spring of 2012 he traveled to Japan and was struck by a bright youth own street style.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

The Japanese youth street fashion has emerged as a distinctive social phenomenon in the early 1990s, when young people, especially young women, began to rebel against the traditional Japanese culture.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Especially this situation is aggravated when young girls want to feel equal to men, but traditional Japanese culture does not allow it. Among the girls began to increase the number of depressions. And when people are under stress, they become more self-centered and less able to read emotions and intentions of others, and are aimed at the comprehension of his inner world. They want to express themselves and eccentric dresses have found a way to his emotions.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Sometimes you might think that this is some kind of joke - to dress as bright paintings and fabulous. However, this is not surprising, it's not funny - it's such a fashion!

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Applying wit and ingenuity, this talented young people to create a style that to some extent, affected the ultra-modern fashion trends around the world.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Unlike many street photography media modern Japanese street fashion, which is usually taken on the busy streets of Tokyo, the photographer Thomas ITA removed expressive young people in a more intimate setting in the studio.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Introduce young people in such a dress on the streets of our cities is possible, but difficult. Especially fun they will look in a small town where old grannies go to headscarves.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Thomas ITA collected his work in the new book "Tokyo Decoration", which was released by Boof-Klibborn and distributed in the United States.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

The Japanese girl in a bright suit calling with a big green frog.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

This costume is inspired by the character "Mad Hatter" from Alice in Wonderland.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

Medical and fun theme.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

These youth trends in clothing, despite the fairly dramatic differences sometimes one from another, made unite the notion of "Japanese street fashion."

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

A young Japanese woman with the ideas of Japanese street fashion.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people

The photo project "Tokyo Ornament" in the works of photographer Thomas Mapusa.

Tokyo, decorated with bright young people