Ya GAO | USA | NY - Parsons The New School for Design

Ya GAO | USA | NY - Parsons The New School for Design
Concept - Translation means: interpretation and transformation. Inspired by Henri Matisse’s line drawing, the designer put her own interpretation of the art work on to garments to make meaningful design that makes people think like art work. Sustainability is also important for Ya Gao. Her design can easily be transformed to wear in different ways means less is more.

Credit Photo: Carly Cram

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.