"Being sexy is not about what’s on show, it’s all about suggestion, or insinuation. I’m interested in the way a garment hangs on a woman’s body and the way it moves when she moves."
- Francisco Costa
"MCGINLEY: Those words—reduction and minimalism—mean very different things, but people think they are very similar. But reduction is about reducing, pairing things down, taking away.
COSTA: What bothers me about the term minimalist is that it is so connected with a distinct period. It links me to the past. But I design for today."
- Francisco Costa interviewed by Ryan McGinley