For this year's Now Showing, Westword
's fall arts guide (you'll find it tucked into our September 26 issue), we asked artistic movers and shakers to answer a few questions about the state of the arts, both locally and around the world. We'll be rolling out their answers over the next few weeks in pairs that combine both veterans and newcomers in similar disciplines. Today's entry? Fashion designers Mona Lucero and Kotomi Yoshida.
See also: Now Showing: Garrett Ammon and Laura Ann Samuelson on dance and the arts