SYMPOSIUM 2011- SAN FRANCISCO | OCT 29 – 30, 2011|
The Arts of Fashion Foundation is preparing itself for the 2011 AOF Awards and Symposium.
During the last weekend of October, the 10th edition of this annual Fashion Rendez-Vous will take place at the San Francisco Art Institute – one of the oldest and most distinguished American School of Fine Arts.
2011 PARIS SUMMER MASTERCLASS EXHIBITION | The Modern Dancer and the Flying Tailor | OCTOBER 29-30 | 10:00 AM – 06:00 PM |-Location: SFAI Spanish Courtyard (Free & Open to the Public)
Summer of 2011, 3 rising star designers: Christine Phung (Paris - christinephung.com), Lucile Puton (Paris – lucileputon.net) and Jasper Sinchai Chadprajong (London - jasper-chadprajong.com), worked with a group of 12 selected international fashion students to create two innovative projects per student in collaboration with the Paris renowned couture pleating studio: Atelier Lognon.
The projects were exhibited in the Hall des Marechaux at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs at the Louvre on July 21, 2011. The ephemeral exhibition traveled to San Francisco to be shown during the 2011 Arts of Fashion Symposium.
FASHION.EDU-SERIES | Teaching Creativity in Beijing, Paris and New York | OCTOBER 29 | 01:00 PM – 04:00 PM |-Location: SFAI Lecture Hall (Free & Open to the Public, Reserved Seating Available)
The discussion panel gives opportunities to fashion educators – professors, artists and designers – who teach at fashion institutions in the United States and abroad to present their research and publication to their peers. It is a platform for these academics to speak with a Q&A session to follow.
Mediator: Steven Faerm
Beijing – Professors Rong Zhen & Liang Yan & Lan Lan – Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology
Paris – Fashion designers Christine Phung & Aurore Thibout – Ecole Sup. des Arts Appliques Duperre Alumni
New York – Professor Gregory Climer & Fashion designer Christine Mayes – Parsons The New School for Design