ARTS OF FASHION COMPETITION 2014 - OCTOBER 28

The 13th annual Arts of Fashion Symposium, developed around an intensive two-day schedule, took place in the Stanford Campus - Bishop Auditorium , Palo Alto - and the downtown of San Francisco - at the Bently Reserve.

A professional jury, presided over by terrific Indian fashion designer Manish Arora - New Delhi, including Nadine Dufat - CEO of Lemarie, Guillet and Lognon (Chanel subsidiaries) - Paris, Jacques Pantazes - Chief Merchandising Officer at ModeWalk.com - San Francisco, Alessandra Perlatti - Director of the fashion design department at CEDIM - Mexico, Long-Nam To - fashion designer and assistant Professor at Syracuse University - New York, Fashion consultant Olivier Zeegers - Brussels and Nathalie Doucet awarded 7 students for their exceptional creative work and vision around the theme of the year 2014: PERSPECTIVES.

MANISH ARORA AWARD | 4-month internship in the creative studio of Manish Arora in New Delhi - India

TSZ YU CHOW | Nottingham Trent University| London - UK
TSZ YU CHOW | Nottingham Trent University| London - UK

ANNE VALERIE HASH AWARD | 3-month internship in the creative Studio of Anne Valerie Hash in Paris - France

YIWEN LIM | Parsons The New School for Design | New York - USA
YIWEN LIM | Parsons The New School for Design | New York - USA

MAISONS LESAGE AND LEMARIE AWARD | 2-month internship in the studios at Lesage and Lemarie in Paris - France

 MIGUEL MESA POSADA | Collegiatura Colombiana | Medellin - COLOMBIA
MIGUEL MESA POSADA | Collegiatura Colombiana | Medellin - COLOMBIA

ARTS OF FASHION SCHOLARSHIP | 4-week Summer /Winter MasterClass at Paris -Arts Decoratifs Museum at the Louvre

 ELISA KAUFMANN | FHNW Basel - Institute of Fashion Design | Basel - SWITZERLAND
ELISA KAUFMANN | FHNW Basel - Institute of Fashion Design | Basel - SWITZERLAND

SUN-KE-_-Hubei-Institute-of-Fine-Arts-_-Wuhan---CHINA-
SUN KE | Hubei Institute of Fine Arts | Wuhan - CHINA

YOUNG WOO KIM | Incheon National University| Incheon - SOUTH KOREA
YOUNG WOO KIM | Incheon National University| Incheon - SOUTH KOREA

PINGSI ZHOU | LaSalle College | Montreal - CANADA
PINGSI ZHOU | LaSalle College | Montreal - CANADA

Congratulation to all selected student designers! More to come!

RESULTS - SELECTED STUDENTS FOR THE AOF COMPETITION 2014 - PERSPECTIVES

Congratulations to the 50 selected fashion students 2014! The preliminary jury took place on May 2, and was generously hosted at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York. Thanks to Dean Joanne Arbuckle and to the jurors:

arts of fashion foundation competition preliminary juging 2014

From left to right: Hajin Kwon | South Korea, Seoul - Seoul Women University | Nathalie Doucet | USA , San Francisco - Arts of Fashion Foundation | Sung Hyon Kim | South Korea, Seoul - Samsung Art & Design Institute | Helene Day Fraser | Canada, Vancouver - Emily Carr University of Art + Design | Michael Casey | USA, New York - Fashion Institute of Technology | Hui Tao | China, Wuhan - Wuhan Textile University | Alessandra Perlatti | Mexico, Monterrey - Centro de Estudios de Diseno de Monterrey | Gustavo Lento Navarro | Argentina, Buenos Aires - Universidad de Palermo | Steven Faerm | USA , New York - Parsons The New School for Design | Ines Simoes | Portugal, Lisboa - Universidade de Lisboa  | Alice Sarmiento | Philippines, Diliman - University of the Philippines | Long-Nam To | USA, Syracuse - Syracuse University.

The theme of the next Arts of Fashion International Competition 2015 is TRANSLATION - Online registration is now open.

SELECTED FASHION STUDENTS 2014

Every selected Fashion student is going to receive an email in the coming days regarding the next steps! A waiting list with the 5 next students has been established in case some selected students do not confirm their participation to the Finale, which will happen during the annual Symposium of the Arts of Fashion Foundation, on October 27 and 28, 2014 in San Francisco.

Miguel Mesa Posada | Medellin - Colegiatura Colombiana - colegiatura.edu.co
Jaesun Chung | London - London College of Fashion - arts.ac.uk
Sung Eun Jang | Paris - Esmod - esmod.com
Elisa Kaufmann | Basel - FHNW Basel - Institut Fashion-Design - fhnw.ch
Sun Ke | Wuhan - Hubei Institute of Fine Arts - hifa.edu.cn
Krystsina Sinkevich | New York, NY - Parsons The New School for Design - newschool.edu
Ana Maria Marchetanu | Timisoara - University of West Timisoara - arte.uvt.ro
YiWen Lim | New York, NY - Parsons The New School for Design - newschool.edu
Jiwon Choi | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Pingsi Zhou | Montreal - LaSalle Collge - Lasallecollege.com
Ana Raluca Mandita | Bucharest - National University of Arts - unarte.org
Young Woo Kim | Incheon - Incheon National University - incheon.ac.kr
Mo Ziwei | Hong Kong - Hong Kong Polytechnic University - polyu.edu.hk
Nawapan Ketmanee | Bangkok - Chanapatana International Design Institute - chanapatana.com
Se Young Eum | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Miluse Gebauerova | Cardiff - University of South Wales- southwales.ac.uk
Terezia Fenovcikova | Bratislava - Academy of Fine Arts and Design - vsvu.skg
Ting Pan | Montreal - LaSalle Collge - Lasallecollege.com
Youn Chan Chung | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Binli He | Beijing - Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology- bift.edu.cn
Min Kyung Kwon | New York, NY - Fashion Institute of Technology - fitnyc.edu
Qi Ting Mai | Guangzhou - Guangzhou University- gzhu.edu.cn
Yohan Song | Seoul - Myongji University - mju.ac.kr
Ssuching Lu | Taipei - Shih Chien University - usc.edu.tw
Roxana Iozefina Nagy | Timisoara - University of West Timisoara - arte.uvt.ro
Eun Hae Lee | New York NY - Parsons The New School for Design - newschool.edu
Manruo Tang | Beijing - Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology- bift.edu.cn
Lexuan Song | Wuhan - Wuhan Textile University- wtu.edu.cn
Woori Ko | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Katerina Hynkova | Pilsen - University of West Bohemia - zcu.cz
Morgan Childers | Chicago IL - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago - saic.edu
Yung Wong | Nottingham - Nottingham Trent University- ntu.ac.uk
Jiwon Kim | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Pearl Sun | New York, NY - Fashion Institute of Technology - fitnyc.edu
Tsz Yu Clancey Chow | Nottingham - Nottingham Trent University- ntu.ac.uk
Stanislava Malcova | Pilsen - University of West Bohemia - zcu.cz
Travis Dean Pereira | New York, NY - Fashion Institute of Technology - fitnyc.edu
Sae Mee Kim | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
Dai Le | Los Angeles, CA - Los Angeles Trade Tech College - lattc.edu
Zhilan Tian | Richmond, VA - Virginia Commonwealth University - vcu.edu
Je Wook Jang | Seoul - Myongji University - mju.ac.kr


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UNIVERSITIES & SCHOOLS REPRESENTED BY REGISTERED STUDENTS --- Updated April 1, 2014

Argentina | Buenos Aires - Universidad de Palermo - palermo.edu
Australia
| Adelaide - TAFE SA
- tafesa.edu.au
Australia | Brisbane - Queensland University of Technology- qut.edu..au
Australia | North Sydney - Raffles College of Design and Commerce - raffles.edu..au
Australia | Melbourne - Melbourne School of Fashion - melbourneschooloffashion.com.au
Australia | Melbourne - Whitehouse Institute of Design - whitehouse-design.edu.au
Australia | Perth - Curtin University - curtin.edu.au
Australia | Richmond - Kangan Institute - kangan.edu.au
Australia | Sydney - Whitehouse Institute of Design - whitehouse-design.edu.au
Brazil | Curitiba  - Centro Europeu - Centro Europeu
Brazil | Fortaleza  - Universidade Federal do Ceará - ufc.br
Brazil | Sao Paulo  - Senac - sp.senac.br
Bulgaria | Sofia  - National Academy of Art- nha.bg
Bulgaria | Varna  - Varna Chernorizets Hrabar Free University- vfu.bg
Canada | Montreal - LaSalle Collge - Lasallecollege.com
Canada | Toronto - Ryerson University - ryerson.ca
Canada | Vancouver - Emily Carr University Art+Design - ecuad.ca
Canada | Vancouver - Vancouver Community College - vcc.ca
China | Beijing - Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology- bift.edu.cn
China | Huangshi - Hubei Polytechnic University- hbpu.edu.cn
China | Guangzhou - Guangzhou University- gzhu.edu.cn
China | Shangai - Shanghai University of Engineering Science - sues.edu.cn
China | Wuhan - Hubei Institute of Fine Arts - hifa.edu.cn
China | Wuhan - Wuhan Textile University- wtu.edu.cn
Colombia | Medellin - Academia Superior de Artes - corpoasa.edu.co
Colombia | Medellin - Colegiatura Colombiana - colegiatura.edu.co
Czech Republic | Pilsen - University of West Bohemia - zcu.cz
Denmark | Herning - VIA University College - viauc.dk
Ecuador | Cuenca - Universidad del Azuay - uazuay.edu.ec
Finland | Helsinki - Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences - metropolia.fi
Finland | Lahti - Lahti University of Applied Sciences - lamk.fi
France | Paris - Ecole de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne
- ecole-couture-parisienne.com
France | Paris - Esmod - esmod.com
France | Paris - INSEEC Business School - inseec.com
France | Paris - International Fashion Academy- ifaparis.com
France | Paris - American Academy - americanacademycom
Greece | Athens - Pansik Scuelo di Moda - Art & Design - pansik.gr
Hong Kong | Hong Kong - Hong Kong Polytechnic University - polyu.edu.hk
Italy | Milano - Politecnico di Milano - polimi.it
India | Bangalore - Raffles Millenium International - rmiblr.com
India | Delhi - National Institute of Fashion Technology - nift.ac.in
India | Gandhinagar - National Institute of Fashion Technology - nift.ac.in
India | Jaipur - IIS University - iisuniv.ac.in
India | Kolkata - Jadavpur University - jaduniv.edu.in
India | Kolkata - National Institute of Fashion Technology - nift.ac.in
India | Mumbai - National Institute of Fashion Technology - nift.ac.in
Indonesia | Jakarta - Bunka School of Fashion - bunkaschooloffashion
Indonesia | Jakarta - LaSalle College International - lasallecollege.ac.id
Ireland | Dublin - Sallynoggin College of Further Education - scfe.ie
Ireland | Limerick - Limerick School of Art & Design - lit.ie
Israel | Jerusalem - Bezalel Academy of Arts & Design - bezalel.ac.il
Japan | Osaka - Osaka Mode Gakuen - mode.ac.jp
Latvia | Riga - Latvia Academy of Arts - lma.lv
Malaysia | Selangor - Limkokwing University of Creative Technology - limkokwing.net
Mexico | Guadalajara - Imaginarte Centro Internacional de Diseño y Moda - icidm.com
Mexico | Lomas de Chapultepec - Centro Diseno Cine Television - centro.edu.mx
Mexico | Monterrey - Centro de Estudios de Diseno de Monterrey - cedim.edu.mx
Norway | Oslo - Esmod - esmod.no
Philippines | Diliman - University of the Philippines - upd.edu.ph
Philippines | Makati City - Slim's Fashion & Art School - slimsfashion.com
Philippines | Quezon City - Style & Design Academy Manila - styleanddesignacademy.com
Poland | Kracow - Schools of Art and Fashion Design - ksa.edu.pl
Poland | Warsaw - International School of Costume and Fashion Design - mskpu.com.pl
Portugal | Castelo Branco - Instituto Politecnico de Castelo Branco - ipcb.pt
Portugal | Lisboa - Universidade de Lisboa - fa.utl.pt
Romania | Bucharest - National University of Arts - unarte.org
Romania | Timisoara - University of West Timisoara - arte.uvt.ro
Russia | Volgograd - Volgograd State Technicak University - vstu.ru
Singapore | Singapore - Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts - nafa.edu.sg
Slovakia | Bratislava - Academy of Fine Artsand Design - vsvu.skg
South Africa | Cape Town - Cape Peninsula Uni. of Technology - cput.ac.za
South Korea | Daegu - Keimyung University - kmu.ac.kr
South Korea | Gyeongsan city - Daegu University - daegu.ac.kr
South Korea | Incheon - Incheon National University - incheon.ac.kr
South Korea | Incheon - Inha University - inha.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Esmod - esmod.co.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Ewha Womans University - ewha.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Hongik University - hongik.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Kookmin University - kookmin.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Myongji University - mju.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Samsung Art and Design Institute - sadi.net
South Korea | Seoul - Sasada Institute of Design - sasada.ac.jp
South Korea | Seoul - Seoul National University - snu.ac.kr
South Korea | Seoul - Seoul Women University - swu.ac.kr
South Korea | Yongi - Dankook University - dankook.ac.kr
Spain | Madrid - Escuela Universitaria de Diseno, Innovacion y Technologia - esne.es
Sri Lanka | Colombo - Raffles Design Institute - raffles.edu.lk
Switzerland | Basel - FHNW Basel - Institut Fashion-Design - fhnw.ch
Taiwan | Taipei - Shih Chien University - usc.edu.tw
Thailand | Bangkok - Ramkhamhaeng University - ru.ac.th
Thailand | Bangkok - Chanapatana International Design Institute - chanapatana.com
UAE | Dubai - Esmod - esmod-dubai.com
UK | Bournemouth - Arts University of Bournemouth - aucb.ac.uk
UK | Bristol - University of of the West of England - uwe.ac.uk
UK | Cardiff - University of South Wales- southwales.ac.uk
UK | London - London College of Fashion - arts.ac.uk
UK | Manchester - University of Salford - salford.ac.uk
UK | Nottingham - Nottingham Trent University- ntu.ac.uk
UK | Sheffield - Sheffield Hallam University- shu.ac.uk
USA | Ames IA - Iowa State University - iastate.edu
USA | Baltimore MD - Maryland Institute College of Art - mica.edu
USA | Chicago IL - Columbia College Chicago - colum.edu
USA | Chicago IL - The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
- saic.edu
USA | East Lansing MI - Michigan State University - msu.edu
USA | Greensboro NC - University of North Carolina Greensboro - uncg.edu
USA | Honolulu HI - University of Hawai at Manoa - uhm.hawaii.edu
USA | Houston TX - Art Institutes of Houston - artinstitutes.edu/houston
USA | Kalamazoo MI - Western Michigan University - wmich.edu
USA | Los Angeles CA - Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising - fidm.edu
USA | Los Angeles CA - Los Angeles Trade Tech College -lattc.edu
USA | Miami FL - Florida International University - fiu.edu
USA | Miami FL - Miami International University of Art & Design - artinstitutes.edu/miami

USA | New York NY - Art Institutes of New York - artinstitutes.edu/newyork
USA | New York NY - Fashion Institute of Technology - fitnyc.edu
USA
| New York NY - Parsons The New School for Design - newschool.edu

USA |
Palatine IL - Harper College - harpercollege.edu

USA | Philadelphia PA - Drexel University - drexel.edu
USA | Pullman WA - Washington State University- wsu.edu
USA | Raleigh NC - North Carolina State University - ncsu.edu
USA | Richmond VA - Virginia Commonwealth University - vcu.edu
USA | San Francisco CA - Academy of Art - academyart.edu
USA | San Francisco CA - Apparel Arts - apparel-arts.com
USA | San Francisco CA - City College - ccsf.edu
USA | San Francisco CA - San Francisco State University - sfsu.edu
USA | Saratoga CA - West Valley College - westvalley.edu
USA | Savannah GA - Savannah College of Art & Design - scad.edu
USA | Springfield MO - Missouri State University - missouristate.edu
USA | Syracuse NY - Syracuse University - syr.edu


AOF-JURY -FIT 2014

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AOF JURY MEMBERS 2014 | PRELIMINARY JUDGING

Gustavo Lento Navarro | Argentina | Buenos Aires - Universidad de Palermo - palermo.edu
Helene Day Fraser | Canada | Vancouver - Emily Carr University of Art + Design - ecuad.ca
Hui Tao | China | Wuhan -
Wuhan Textile University- wtu.edu.cn
Alessandra Perlatti | Mexico | Monterrey - Centro de Estudios de Diseno de Monterrey - cedim.edu.mx
Alice Sarmiento | Philippines | Diliman - University of the Philippines - upd.edu.ph
Ines Simoes
| Portugal | Lisboa - Universidade de Lisboa - fa.utl.pt
Sung Hyon Kim | South Korea | Seoul -
Samsung Art & Design Institute - sadi.net
Hajin Kwon | South Korea | Seoul - Seoul Women University - swu.ac.kr
Michael Casey | USA | New York, NY - Fashion Institute of Technology - fitnyc.edu
Steven Faerm | USA | New York, NY - Parsons The New School for Design - newschool.edu
Long-Nam To | USA | Syracuse, NY - Syracuse University - syr.edu

AOF2014 perspectives

AOF2014PERSPECTIVES

2. THEME 2014: PERSPECTIVES


1.THE ARTS OF FASHION COMPETITION EXISTS TO:

Promote and reward creativity and inventiveness; discover emerging talent and facilitate careers; establish enriching contacts and exchanges between different countries, schools and universities; and to foster new relationships between those from different industries and fields.

The 2014 first laureates will receive Awards and a Certification for their creative and original work based on theme. (Judging based on coherence with the theme, skill level, creativity and artful expressiveness)

Anne Valerie Hash Award
3-month internship at Anne Valerie Hash - Paris, FRANCE
www.anne-valerie-hash.com

Manish Arora Award
3-month internship at Manish Arora - New Delhi, INDIA
www.manisharora.ws

Maison Lesage - Paris Award
4-week internship at the studio of Maison Lesage - Paris, FRANCE
www.lesage-paris.com

Nice Collective Award
3-month internship at Nice Collective - San Francisco, USA
www.nicecollective.com

The Paris Arts of Fashion Awards
4-week scholarship at the Arts of Fashion MasterClass program at Les Arts Decoratifs - Paris, FRANCE
www.arts-of-fashion.org/SummerMasterClass


3. CALENDAR 2014:

- April 1, 2014: Submission deadline for all application materials mailed to the Arts of Fashion Foundation - POSTMARKED APRIL 1
- May 2, 2014: Jury session meeting at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York
- May 5, 2014: Candidates selected for the International Final will be listed on the Arts of Fashion website
- October 1, 2014: Submission deadline for all selected projects to be received

- October 29 - 30, 2014: Arts of Fashion Symposium & Competition in San Francisco

4. GENERAL CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATION 2014:

The competition is open to students studying Fashion and Design anywhere in the world during the academic year 2013-2014. Participants will not only represent themselves, but also their Schools, Colleges or Universities, as well as their Countries.
- Candidates must be current students and cannot be professionally employed in the fashion industry at the time of the submission of their project.
- Candidates must design their own original projects completely by themselves.
- Candidates must follow the design and specifications outlined in their application for realization of their final project.
- Registration must be submitted on an individual basis and in the chosen categories.
- Online registration, applications, and final projects received after the deadlines will not be accepted. Registration fees are non refundable.
- Projects selected in the International Final 2014 cannot be presented in another U.S. competition during the year 2014. Projects selected in the International Final 2014 cannot be exibited and published without the written mention: selected or awarded for the Arts of Fashion International Student Competition 2014.

5. RULES & REGULATIONS FOR AOF COMPETITION 2014:

1st STEP
Online registration ($40 registration fee for one category or $75 for both categories)
to design a capstone collection.
Only 500 applicants will be accepted. The application materials should be completed as listed below:

- 1 page for the 3 illustrations or plan of collection
- 1 page for each illustration
- 1 page for each flats/technical designs
- 1 page for the fabric and material swatches
- 1 page for the developed concept or atmosphere or mood board
- 1 page for the written concept (maximum 100 words and a title)
- 1 resume / CV of the applicant
- 1 student ID (photocopy) 2013-14 of the applicant

Format of each page: 8.5" x 11" or A4 / Letter – and on separate pages (do not try to bind or mount it or else) – name and school and email address and cell phone number should be written on the back of each page with a pencil

2nd STEP
April 1, 2014: Deadline for all application materials to be sent at this address (POSTMARKED):

The Arts of Fashion Foundation - 555 California Street - Suite 4925 - San Francisco CA, 94104 - USA (use a sturdy cardboard envelope to avoid any damage to application materials).

3rd STEP
May 6, 2014: The candidates invited to continue on to the International Final will be announced on the AOF website, along with instructions and specifications for completion of the final projects.

4th STEP
October 1, 2014: Deadline for all selected projects to be received.

Late projects will not be accepted under any circumstances. It is the candidates’ responsibility to arrange for verification of shipment with their shipping company.
-The realization of the project should follow the instructions and measurements provided on the AOF website (just below).
-Fashion projects should include shoes (size 9-10), and any particular stockings, undergarments, or accessories that the model should wear.
-Every outfit is requested be sent in a separate transparent garment bag (with your name and address written on it), appropriate hangers, and one precise instruction page in a plastic sleeve (photos can be added if necessary) to help the dressers. When sending your project from abroad please indicate that it is a student fashion project and do not add value. If you add value you are responsible for possible custom taxes.

6. EXCLUSION CLAUSE:
Entries will be automatically disqualified from the competition for the following reasons:

- If the final project does not follow the design or specifications outlined in the candidate’s original application.
- If they are received after the deadline.
- If they may result in any copyright infringement or legal dispute for the jury, organizers, sponsors, or host university.
- If they pressure for preferential treatment by the jury members, the hosting university, the organizers, or sponsors of the competition.

Applications and Final Projects will be judged by experts and well-known professionals from fashion, design, media, and other fields. In all matters concerning the course of the competition, including the selection of award winners and settling disputes, the decisions of the judges are final. All matters will be decided by majority vote and are not subject to appeal. In case of a tie, the President of the Jury will cast the deciding vote. Candidates will be presented anonymously to the first round Jury by the competition organizers. Jury deliberations will not be made public.



7. PROTECTION OF WORK:

Candidates maintain artistic ownership of their designs and final projects. By the act of participating in the AOF competition, candidates give permission to the organizers and sponsors to contact and promote them and their projects through a wide range of media: press, TV, internet, mailing, advertising, exhibitions, fashion show, etc… for a period of twelve months following the International Final. Winning projects cannot be presented in another U.S. competition for twelve months following the International Final.
If a winning project is exhibited or published in any media, mention of the Arts of Fashion Competition is required.

8. AMENDMENT SUSPENSION TERMINATION INSURANCE:
In the event the AOF Competition 2014 is suspended or terminated for any reason, the organizers, as well as the sponsors, will not be held responsible in any way.

The Arts of Fashion Foundation and its members, volunteers, guests and instructors, and the host University will not in any way be responsible for any accident, damage or loss of the final projects or candidates’ belongings during the course of competition, including workshops, masterclass, conference, exhibition, transportation, and all events. It is the responsibility of the participants to insure their submissions.

The Arts of Fashion Foundation is a San Francisco-based 501(c)(3), public, non-profit organization, linking both academics and professionals alike and is dedicated in fostering international cultural exchange through the creation of a variety of educational programs meant to facilitate critical thinking and advance the field of fashion among artists, designers, scholars and students.The primary focus of the foundation is the continuous support of creativity and design process in fashion and the arts linked to it.