FASHION.EDU - SERIES | 2011 | SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE | OCT 29 | 1PM

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: Professor 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

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

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.