ACADEMY OF ART UNIVERSITY COLLECTION VIDEO
Students of Simon Ungless (Director of Fashion and former longtime colleague ofAlexander McQueen) presented their collections at Lincoln Center on September 10th. Designers Louie Llewellyn, Xiang Zhang, April Howard, Maria Korovilas, Jungah Lee, Camilla Olson, and Cara Chiappetta featured collections inspired by the theme of ‘disagreement‘, the novel “The Road ” by Cormac McCarthy, sculptor Kathy Kelley, Jenny Lewis‘ the song “You Are What You Love“, traditional Korean dresses, movies, and examining how a woman should be perceived. Louie and Xiang showed pieces that were bold and sharp while contrasting them with soft fabrics and knitwear.
Fashion week coverage and videos directed by Indira Cesarine for XXXX Magazine
Fashion research assistants: Sandy Chen, Angelina Cepeda, Leslie Gonzalez & Natalie Barnes
Video footage by Jeffrey Gamble, Video edit by Diego Corredor