Brand new Polimoda Undergraduate Course: Fashion Management, the science of fashion!Polimoda Graduates in Fashion Design: success storiesPolimoda Show 2015: watch the full-length live stream recording!
Brand new Polimoda Undergraduate Course: Fashion Management, the science of fashion!
Polimoda Graduates in Fashion Design: success stories
Polimoda Show 2015: watch the full-length live stream recording!
Orientation Day at Polimoda

Orientation Day at Polimoda

July 10, 2015 - Villa Favard

An orientation day exclusively for those interested in Polimoda Courses and Masters Courses. Why study at Polimoda? Not just a training center, but a creative center for meeting and dialogue between "visionary" and opinion leaders of fashion, culture and education. With its imprinting Polimoda becomes "state of mind": a way of thinking and build the world, testing their creative skills. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Show 2015

Polimoda Show 2015

June 16, 2015 - Villa Favard

Tuesday 16 June will see Polimoda Show make its return to Villa Favard with the best emerging talents in fashion design, Polimoda’s graduated for 2015. Two shows will present the best 20 collections devised, designed and created by final year students from this famous course for fashion designers, headed by Belgian designer, Patrick De Muynck and attended in Florence by 80 young students from all over the world every year. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Performance 2015

Polimoda Performance 2015

June 14, 2015 - Villa Favard

Sunday, June 14 the Polimoda Performance returns to Villa Favard: space to the talented graduates of the Design & Technology Department of Polimoda. Four appointments in the course of the day in the halls of the Villa to present in form of tableau vivant the students’ best collections in conclusion of their academic studies, for a total of 70 students and more than 500 outfits and accessories. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Gallery on Tumblr

Polimoda Gallery Online

June 4, 2015

On air from today a brand new Tumblr page made in Polimoda, featuring a huge selection of photos, sketches and work in progress selected during the periodic revisions of the Design & Technology area's undergraduate courses: an online and update, constantly evolving, Design Lab! [...]

  more info

Polimoda at NAFSA 2015 in Boston

Polimoda goes to Boston

May 24-29, 2015 - Boston, USA

Come and visit us at booth 1734: the International Education Expo at NAFSA's annual conference brings the international education community just a handshake away; more than 400 institutions, organizations, and service providers from across the globe will join together in Boston [...]

  more info

Polimoda Street Casting

Street Casting For Fashion Show

May 27, 2015 - Design Lab, Scandicci (Florence)

We are looking for the new faces of tomorrow’s fashion. Have you always dreamed of treading the catwalk wearing the latest trend creations? Do you think you have what it takes to make a career in the world of fashion? Do you want to experience the emotion of a day under the floodlights of a real fashion show? [...]

  more info

IFFTI 2015 Conference at Polimoda

IFFTI Conference 2015 in Florence: Momenting the Memento

May 12-16, 2015 - Florence

Registration is open for the event, MOMENTING THE MEMENTO. Between 12th and 16th May, Florence will be hosting the IFFTI2015 - International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes conference, a foundation that brings together 46 fashion institutes from all over the world – in Italy for the first time. [...]

  more info

Polimoda goes to Russia

FIT presents Divergent Connections

April 29, 2015 - Stibbert Museum

The Fashion Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) in Florence is hosting their year-end A.A.S. Graduate Fashion Exhibition “Divergent Connections” on April 29, 2015 at 5.00pm at Museo Stibbert, via Federigo Stibbert 26, Florence. [...]

  more info

Polimoda goes to Russia

Meet Polimoda in Moscow and Saint Petersburg

April 21-22, 2015 - Moscow / Saint Petersburg

A Fashion Talk by Danilo Venturi in Moscow and an Open Day in Saint Petersburg: don't miss the opportunity to discover one of the most prestigious Fashion Schools in the world! [...]

  more info

Polimoda Business Links

Polimoda Business Links

March 26-27, 2015 - Villa Favard

POLIMODA BUSINESS LINKS returns with the event designed to foster encounters between companies and young talents approaching the world of employment. In this fourth appointment, over the course of the two-day event, graduating students of the Polimoda Master and Undergraduate Courses will illustrate their work, curricula and portfolios. Participating companies will be  selecting individuals, based on their profiles, for interviews, leading to internships within their enterprises. [...]

  more info

Linda Loppa interview on The Florentine

Linda Loppa on The Florentine

March 4, 2015 - Villa Favard

In depth interview with Polimoda Director, Linda Loppa, on The Florentine magazine: an interesting talk about her past, present and future, about fashion education, IFFTI2015‬ Momenting the Memento event and Florence, of course [...]

  more info

The New Polimoda Design Lab

Inauguration of the New Design Lab

Ferbuary 6, 2015 - Scandicci

The new Fashion and Design top end vocational training Pole in Scandicci was inaugurated. From now onwards, it will be hosting creative laboratories for the Polimoda fashion technology, fashion, footwear and accessory design courses. [...]

  more info

Education Without Borders 2015

Polimoda Goes to Denmark

January 19-20, 2015 - Bella Center, Copenhagen

Polimoda will be present at Education Without Borders Fair in Denmark. The Fair takes place in Copenhagen (at Bella Center) on January 19-20, 2015. During the fair, Polimoda staff will be at your disposal to give you all the information [...]

  more info

Polimoda Master in Fashion Brand Management final project

Rebranding on Maison Martin Margiela

January 13-16, 2015 - Villa Favard

In conjunction with the PolimodaTalent Exhibition #5, Brigitte Arndt and Emmy Rihet, both new graduates of the Polimoda Master in Fashion Brand Management, present their final project. [...]

  more info

PolimodaTalent #5 - Gianfranco Villegas

PolimodaTalent Gianfranco Villegas

January 13-16, 2015 - Villa Favard

For the next Pitti Uomo, Polimoda will be presenting one of its latest talents: from 13 to 16 January, the Villa Favard headquarters will be hosting the new SELF MADE collection by young Florentine designer, Gianfranco Villegas. [...]

  more info

ENACT - Master in Fashion Trend Forecasting final event

Polimoda presents ENACT

December 17, 2014 - Villa Favard

For the first time at Villa Favard, trends are communicated through the body in action: come and discover ENACT, the final event of Master in Fashion Trend Forecasting. Throughout the year, the forecasters composed two individual books, containing both images and words, proposing possible future directions and tendencies [...]

  more info

Claudia Susini collection - "La Promesse"

Claudia Susini at the Netherlands Fashion Week

January 16-26, 2015 - Amsterdam
Claudia Susini, who just received her diploma in Fashion Design last June, will see her collection going from the runway of the Polimoda Show, passing through Milan Fashion week on its way to the International Netherlands Fashion Week. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Master in Luxury Business - Chalhoub Group Scholarships

Chalhoub Group Scholarships

January 10, 2015

Chalhoub Group, leader in luxury in the Middle East, offers two scholarships for international students covering the total amount of the course fees valued at € 25,000 each, on the Polimoda Master in Luxury Business 9 month program. Beginning April 2015, the Master is an international business course with an advanced-level program which focuses on real business administration of fashion luxury brands. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Design Lab, Scandicci

A New Design Lab for Polimoda

January 2015 - Higher Education Department of Fashion and Design, Scandicci
The creative laboratories of Polimoda will soon be moving to new premises. From January 2015, the Design Lab will be moving to the new integrated Higher Education Department of Fashion and Design, in Via Galileo Galilei in Scandicci. An entirely new structure, built by the Municipality of Scandicci with the contribution of the Tuscany Region [...]

  more info

Polimoda Fashion Talk in Saint Petersburg

X Rules to be a Fashion Designer

December 2, 2014 - Saint Petersburg
Dreaming to be a Fashion Designer? Don't miss the Fashion Talk wtih Patrick De Muynck dedicated to one of the most important and creative figures in the fashion system[...]

  more info

Dior and I


November 30, 2014 - Odeon Cinehall

The 55th edition of Festival dei Popoli presents the French documentary DIOR AND I: a film by Frédéric Tcheng, world premiere at Tribeca Film Festival 2014 [...]

  more info

Franscesca Reberschegg semi-finalist at H&M Design Award

Francesca Reberschegg at H&M Design Award

November 27, 2014 - Stockholm
Francesca Rerberschegg has won a place in the semi-final at the fourth edition of the H&M Design Award, a competition open to 37 of the most important international fashion schools. [...]

  more info

Polimoda partecipated to Job&Orienta Fair

Polimoda Participates to Job&Orienta

November 20-22, 2014 - Fiera di Verona
Polimoda participates to the 24th edition of JOB&Orienta, the greatest national fair on vocational guidance, school, training and job. The convention exhibit presents itself as a privileged meeting point for the visitors [...]

  more info

TX3 Contest Winners

Two Polimoda Graduates win the TX3 Contest

Ocotber 24, 2014 - Milano, Spazio Anniluce
Irene Silvestri and Katherina Purkarthofer, both graduates of Polimoda, are 2 of the 8 winners of the first edition of the TX3 Contest – gaining a place in the first virtual fashion incubator in Italy. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Q&A with Tim Blanks - Fashion Under[press]ure

Q&A with Tim Blanks: official video

July 16, 2014 - Villa Favard

Don’t miss the exclusive video of Tim Blanks Guest Lecture: one of the most influential fashion journalists, protagonist of a Q&A, Questions and Answers session on the subject of Fashion Under [Press]ure. Editor-at-Large of, with his distinctive pungent and punchy style Tim Blanks doesn’t simply talk about fashion, he analyses it as a “cultural phenomenon” in an interesting debate with Linda Loppa, Patrick De Muynck and Danilo Venuri  [...]

  more info

ASVOFF & Polimoda Video Contest per IFFTI

ASVOFF Video Contest

December 15, 2014

ASVOFF – A Shaded View On Fashion Film by Diane Pernet and Polimoda are launching an open video contest inspired to the 17th IFFTI 2015 Conference, "Momenting the Memento”, which will be held from 12 to 16 May 2015 in Florence. Participants shall submit, within 31 December 2014, a video clip (1-3 minutes) on one of the 6 key themes of the event, with the aim of sparking a reflection on contemporary fashion. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Master Course: Fashion Enterprise

New Master in Fashion Enterprise

January 2016
The new Polimoda Master in Fashion Enterprise will be launched in January 2016. A 9-month course for skilled designers who wish to start their own business, expand the family business or become project managers in charge of specific projects for fashion companies. [...]

  more info

Killer Heels exhibition at Brooklyn Museum in New York

Killer Heels

until February 15, 2015 - Brooklyn Musem, New York

The creations of Andreia Chaves and Gianluca Tamburini, both graduates from Polimoda, are set to go down in history when it comes to women’s footwear. Indeed, the two designers are among the protagonists of the exhibition Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe on show from 10 September to 15 February at the Brooklyn Museumin New York, dedicated to the female passion for killer heels. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Workshop - next edition December 2014

Polimoda Workshops

December 9-19, 2014
On the launching-pad for next December are the brand-new Polimoda Workshops: four short courses devoted to the manual, tailoring and craft expertise characteristic of the "Made in Italy" tradition. Two-week creative workshops during which the participants can try their hand at the creation of hand-made garments and accessories [...]

  more info

Polimoda2013 Design Ekaterina Tkachenko

From Polimoda to Taiwan Fashion Design Award

November 7, 2014 - Taipei

Congratulations to Ekaterina Tkachenko and Yekatrina Ivankova, both graduated from Polimoda in Fashion Design in 2013, among the 16 finalists for the Taiwan Fashion Design Award - the first contest in Asia dedicated to fashion, now in its 28th edition. The final will be held in Taipei on November 7. [...]

  more info

Lo Schermo dell'Arte Film Festival 2014 - 7th Edition

Lo Schermo dell'Arte Film Festival 2014

November 4, 2014
Preview presentation of the 7th edition of Lo schermo dell'arte Film Festival to be held in Florence from November 12th to 16th 2014 at the Odeon Firenze CineHall and various locations throughout the city. [...]

  more info

Polimoda wins the Tuscany-USA Award

Polimoda Wins the Tuscany-USA Award

October 8, 2014 - Palazzo Vecchio, Florence
Polimoda has won the Award that the Tuscany-USA Association assigns each year to two winners, one Italian and one from the US, who have made a significant contribution to reinforcing the friendship bonds and relations that exist between Tuscany and the United States. The main objectives of the Association, chaired by Andrea Davis and Federico Frediani [...]

  more info

[I]Solution - Polimoda Masters final event


October 6, 2014
Villa Favard will host a presentation of the projects resulting from the collaboration between students of the international Master courses in Fashion Styling and Fashion Communication. For the occasion, young stylists and communicators have worked together in pairs to create an image, a communication project and finally an installation that represents their vision [...]

  more info

Fashion Design Made in Polimoda - success stories

Fashion Design Success Stories

September 15, 2014

The young fashion designers who have studied at Polimoda continue to mark up new milestones and enjoy success. We have taken great interest and pride in following them when they left Villa Favard with the first runway show of their final collection, brimming with dreams and expectations. [...]

  more info

Unesco World Forum in Florence

Polimoda at Unesco World Forum

October 5, 2014 - Forte Belvedere, Florence
To mark the third UNESCO World Forum in Florence, on 5 October Polimoda will present a preview of the Walk&Talk / Momenting the Memento event, by unveiling an installation at Forte Belvedere. [...]

  more info

Claudia Susini at Milano Moda Donna

Claudia Susini at Milano Moda Donna

September 15-21, 2014 - Expo Gate, Milan

Claudia Susini, neo-graduate from the Fashion Design Course at Polimoda, will soon have her first big opportunity to showcase her work, and will use it to present her first collection, La Promesse. Indeed, from 15 to 21 September, the up-and-coming designer will be one of the protagonists of Expo Gate in Gateway to Fashion Future, an exhibition organised by the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana to mark Milan Fashion Week. [...]

  more info

Erik Bjerkesjo - PolimodaTalent

Erik Bjerkesjo On Stage

September 9-11, 2014 - 10 Corso Como, Milan

Yet another success for Erïk Bjerkesjö, class of 2010, with a Master in Shoe & Bag Collection Design and, by no coincidence, the very first Polimoda Talent. This time, he has been chosen to celebrate and represent the first five years of On Stage, a project by Milano Unica and The Woolmark Company dedicated to the encounter between the up-and-coming talents in the world of fashion and the top international textile producers. [...]

  more info

Polimoda and H&M - shop window

Polimoda and H&M for Young Designers

July 21-27, 2014 - Florence , Via Por Santa Maria 2

H&M and Polimoda proposed an interesting stylistic exercise to some of the students on the Fashion Design and Fashion Technology courses: to create a capsule collection for boys for the fall/winter 2014 season. The winners’ creations will be displayed in the windows of the Florence H&M store [...]

  vai alla news

Corriere Innovazione at Polimoda

Corriere Innovazione Launch Event

July 23, 2014 - Villa Favard

RCS & Corriere Fiorentino in collaboration with Polimoda announce the arrival in Tuscany of the magazine Corriere Innovazione. The launch and introduction event will be held at Villa Favard [...]

  vai alla news

Polimoda Q&A with Tim Blanks - Fashion Under[press]ure

Q&A with Tim Blanks

July 16, 2014 - Villa Favard

On 16 July at 11.00 a.m. the star of Polimoda Guest Lectures is Tim Blanks, a figure of international renown and one of the most influential journalists in the sector, who will open a Q&A, Questions and Answers session on the subject of Fashion Under [Press]ure. Editor-at-Large of, with his distinctive pungent and punchy style Tim Blanks doesn’t simply talk about fashion, he analyses it as a “cultural phenomenon” using different languages [...]

  more info

Polimoda Fashion Design Course Final Collections

Fashion Design Course Final Collections

July 4, 2014

Once a week, every Friday, PolimodaMAG will host an in-depth article about every collection from Polimoda Show 2014 - June 17 at Villa Favard: un "Best Of" the latest undergraduate course in Fashion Design [...]

  more info

Polimoda Show Official Video on YouTube

Polimoda Show Video

June 18, 2014

A five-minutes cut from Polimoda Show 2014, June 17th - Villa Favard: the "Best Of" Fashion Design final collections. Featuring Daniele dell'Anna, Michelle Yang & Claudia Susini collections. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Fashion Design Course Final Collections

New Book by Danilo Venturi

June 17, 2014

The celebrations of Firenze Hometown of Fashion and Pitti Uomo will also be the ideal setting for the presentation of the book “Momenting the Memento” by Danilo Venturi, (a professor and coordinator for the Business and Communication area at Polimoda, as well as the author of Luxury Hackers) published by SKIRA and curated by Linda Loppa. [...]

  more info

Christian Pellizzari for Giorgio Armani

Christian Pellizzari for Giorgio Armani

June 21-24 - Milan, Armani/Teatro

At the next edition of Milano Moda Uomo (the menswear fashion shows that will take place from June 21 to 24 at Milan Fashion Week), Giorgio Armani will host in the spaces of the Armani/Teatro the runway show of Christian Pellizzari, Polimoda former student and finalist of Who is on Next? Uomo 2013. Born in Treviso, Pellizzari is an alumn of the Vionnet team and launched his eponymous menswear line in 2011, adding a women’s range for Spring ’14. He studied in Florence and Paris and mixes tailoring and sportswear, daywear and eveningwear, elegant and laid-back style proposing a formula based on cross-contamination. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Show 2014

Polimoda Show in Live Streaming

June 17, 2014 - Villa Favard

On June 17 2014 Villa Favard will be the fabulose location of the Polimoda Show. For the very first time, on the catwalk just the twenty best final collections of the graduating students in Fashion Design. A “best of” Polimoda talents, that will be available in live streaming on: Wowcracy,, A Shaded View On Fashion by Diane Pernet and e [...]

  more info

Polimoda Fitting Performance

Polimoda Fitting Performance

June 15, 2014 - Villa Favard

On June 15, Villa Favard will host the Fitting Performance: an "invasion" of  tableaux vivants to show in an original way the 80 collections of the graduating students in Fashion Design & Fashion Technology. [...]

  more info

Fashion Culture Project - 3rd Edition

Fashion Culture Project

June 14, 2014 - White House, London

A rich list of Polimoda former students has been selected to participate to the III Edition of Fashion Culture Project, during the upcoming London Fashion Week. Fashion Culture Project will take place on the 14th of June 2014 at White House in London. Both of the past two editions of Fashion Culture event proved a great success [...]

  more info

Erik Bjerkesjo per Del Toro - Cross Trainer

Erik Bjerkesjo for Del Toro

May 30, 2014

Polimoda former student and PolimodaTalent Erїk Bjerkesjö has teamed up with Miami footwear label Del Toro to create a unique Cross Trainer silhouette. Merging Erik’s fashion-forward aesthetics with Del Toro’s know-how in creating luxurious footwear, the Cross Trainer mixes the look of a deconstructed trainer with that of a Huarache sandal and features a premium suede base with leather strap and accents. [...]

  more info

Casting For Polimoda Fitting Performance

May 29, 2014 - Scuderie Villa Favard

We are looking for the new faces of tomorrow’s fashion . Don't miss the next casting appointment for the Polimoda Fitting Performance 2014! On June 15, you could be among the protagonists of an exclusive fashion event. [...]

  more info

Intervista a TRENDtank su PolimodaMAG

TRENDtank Interview

May 17, 2014

Linda Loppa interviews the five Polimoda former students (Jessica Smith – Editorial Specialist, Nancy Zamudio – Head of Communications, Kasia Łuczak – Creative Strategist, Bernina Chan – Planning Producer, Mylène Lemercier – Multimedia Designer), founders of TRENDtank, a brand new trend forecasting agency based in London. [...]

  more info

Eleonora Bruno for Anna Dello Russo on Vogue Japan

Eleonora Bruno on Vogue Japan

May 10, 2014

Another amazing editorial involving Polimoda graduate Eleonora Bruno, who created a custom made feather crest for fashion editor Anna Dello Russo, featured on the Fashion Stories section of Vogue Japan / MAY14 Issue. Polish fashion model Magdalena Frackowiak posed as a primitive tribal princess for a shooting titled Ancient Songs of Praise [...]

  more info


May 3, 2014

ITS (International Talent Support) 2014 finalists have been revealed yesterday, and we’re proud to find amongst them (ITS Accessories) Polimoda former student and graduate Anuk Yosebashvili. Anuk currently works as an assistant designer at Iris van Herpen. She studied at the Shenkar college of Engineering and Design, Israel, and graduated in 2013 with a Master Degree in Fashion Footwear and Accessories Design [...]

  more info

Eleonora Bruno per Karl Lagerfeld su Harper's Bazaar

Eleonora Bruno for Karl Lagerfeld

April 28, 2014

One of Polimoda graduate Eleonora Bruno‘s custom headpieces has been selected for the fashion shooting Couture’s Flights of Fancy, the best of the new spring season on the April issue of Harper’s Bazaar. American model Lindsey Wixson posed for German creative and fashion giant photographer Karl Lagerfeld [...]

  more info

Polimoda at Salone dello Studente

Polimoda at Salone dello Studente

April 10-11, 2014 - Stazione Leopolda, Florence

Polimoda participates at Salone dello Studente "Campus Orienta", the most significant event in Italy dedicated to the world university orientation, training and professional post-graduate and post-graduate degrees. We will be present at your disposal to give you all the information about the courses and master Polimoda and possible careers in the fashion industry. [...]

  more info

Nadia + Zehra at Vancouver Fashion Week 2014

Nadia+Zehra at Vancouver Fashion Week

March 19-24, 2014 - Vancouver

Polimoda former students Nadia and Zehra Mustafa (now based in London) have been invited to present their collection at Vancouver Fashion Week, where they have set up a great out-of-the-box show to open the evening. The twins brought on the Canadian catwalk their fresh and expression art creative process with two collections [...]

  more info

Polimoda Business Links

Business Links 2014

March 20-21, 2014 - Villa Favard

Polimoda invites Companies to Business Links, an event designed to foster the encounter between companies and young talents approaching the world of employment. In this third appointment, Villa Favard will play host to the graduating students of the Polimoda three-year and Master courses who will be at disposal over the course of the two-day event to introduce themselves and illustrate their work, curricula and portfolios. The companies may perform individual interviews with the profiles of interest for possible internships within their enterprises. [...]

  more info

LVMH Panel of Experts feat. Linda Loppa

Linda Loppa at LVMH Prize

February 26-27, 2014 - Paris

Polimoda Director Linda Loppa is a member of the Committee consisting of 40 internationally-renowned experts from the world of fashion (including editors from prestigious publications, prize-winning photographers, heads of cultural institutions and industry executives), the so-called panel of experts for the LVMH Young Fashion Designer Prize. [...]

  more info

Breno Cintra Pugliesi shoes installation at Polimoda Fashion Week

Polimoda Fashion Week 2014

January 7-10, 2014 - Villa Favard

Launch of the fourth edition of the POLIMODATALENT project, scheduled to coincide with Pitti Uomo 85, which for the occasion is hosting the installation “Augmented Reality and New Perceptions”, created by Breno Cintra Pugliesi. Breno, the sole protagonist of this edition, will create a special multimedia installation, through which the visitor can see and perceive sensations from the virtual world. [...]

  more info

Final Presentation & Graduation at Polimoda

Final Presentation of Master Programs

December 11-12, 2013 – Villa Favard

On December 11-12 Polimoda hosts the final event of its Master programs Fashion Trend Forecasting & Fashion Brand Management, starring graduating students. Fashion Trend Forecasting students will present their installations, parting from their own concept based on a trend; while Fashion Brand Management students will be showing their final project presentations and portfolios. [...]

  more info

Polimoda Textile Day

Polimoda Textile Day

November 28, 2013 – Villa Favard

Polimoda launches a new initiative: POLIMODA DAY, a series of events designed to stimulate the debate on fashion culture. Each day will involve speakers, companies and Polimoda teachers and students. The subjects addressed will range over different topics: textiles | crafts | patterns | colours | writing | photography | illustration | sound | video. [...]

  more info

Daria Zhiliaeva graduate collection

Daria Zhiliaeva in St. Petersburg

Daria Zhiliaeva, graduated in Fashion Design in June, won the contest Gallery Fashion Challenge in St. Petersburg. Among various awards, Daria will have the opportunity to do an internship at the company Sergei Bondarev, will have a publication in the magazine Time Out St. Peterburg, will realize a photo shooting and will show her collection in the great mall of the city. [...]

  more info

Jui-Chen Hu collection

Jui-Chen Hu at RA Showroom in Paris

September 28 - October 2, 2013 – RA Showroom, Paris

Fresh on the scene, fashion designer Jui-Chen Hu, graduated from Polimoda in june, is already garnering attention in Paris, where she will be showing her Ying Yang Illusion collection at Ra Showroom during Paris Fashion Week SS 14. [...]

  more info

Polimoda One.0.One New.Visions

One.0.One New.Visions

September 26, 2013 – Villa Favard 

The Master's Final Event One.0.One New.Visions presents 101 graduating students of International programs, from six different courses. The students of Fashion Design Advanced, Footwear & Bag Design and Fashion Styling will present their individual collection and portfolio. The students of Fashion Merchandising & Buying and Luxury Management will present their final project's oral presentation and, last but not least, the students of Fashion Communication will present their project and event organization. [...]

  more info

Polimoda at The Italian Fashion Schools

The Italian Fashion Schools

September 18-23, 2013 – Padiglione Visconti, Milan

Polimoda protagonists of "The Italian Fashion Schools", a project of Vogue Italia and Vogue Talents produced in collaboration with Pitti Immagine, presented at the Padiglione Visconti in Milan. [...]

  more info

Polimoda at Campaign for Wool

Polimoda for Campaign for Wool

September 10-16, 2013 – Department Store La Rinascente, Milan

Polimoda is collaborating with The Woolmark Company on the third edition of the “Campaign for Wool”, which is being presented in Italy for the first time. The Milan Wool Experience stars La Rinascente and the area in front of the historic department store. An artistic project, comprising video installations and stage sets, housed in the store windows and curated by Angelo Figus.  [...]

  more info

Daniele Davitti - Immaculate Decay

Daniele Davitti in New York

September 5 - October 26, 2013 – Tazza Gallery, New York

Daniele Davitti, graduated from Polimoda and now lecturer in Design Department, will exhibit  his works at the Tazza Gallery in Chelsea, the epicenter of contemporary art in New York. The exhibition, entitled "Immaculate Decay", represents grotesque story, set between crumbling buildings, that have as protagonists strange creatures halfway between women, mummies and skeletons. The works are focused on the decline of our social and cultural scene, and the difficulties encountered by young creative into an overview in constant comparison with the past. [...]

  more info

Torsten Hochstetter

Torstern Hochstetter & PUMA

Sportlifestyle company PUMA has appointed Torsten Hochstetter as Global Creative Director. Based in Herzogenaurach and Polimoda former student, Hochstetter will be responsible for designing, creating and developing the Sport Performance and Sport Lifestyle collections of the brand, touching on all product categories including footwear, apparel and accessories. Hochstetter will work hands-on with all PUMA respective design teams worldwide. [...]

  more info

Omar Raschid, Polimoda graduated

Auggie Awards for Omar Raschid

The underground brand Gold by Omar Rashid, a former student of Polimoda, won the AuggieAwards, the international contest on augmented reality. Gold, in fact, was judged to be the brand with the best guerrilla marketing campaign for the greatest number of stickers placed around Florence. This has been possible thanks to an application that allows you to frame them and be able to gain access to augmented reality. [...]

  more info

Polimoda The Bridge

The Bridge Project

February 23-25, 2013Padiglione Visconti, Milan

Two industrial venues open their doors to fashion and fashion education. Polimoda’s installation in Via Tortona builds a bridge between the past and the future (of fashion) between two locations and two institutions, two cities, countries, cultures and continents. The bridge between Milano and Florence is the starting point for debate, error and de-construction of the past to invent the road to the future. [...]

  more info

Erik Bjerkesjo at Polimoda

Erik Bjerkesjo at Pitti #83

January 10, 2013 Villa Favard

On the occasion of Pitti Uomo #83, the first POLIMODATALENT Erїk Bjerkesjö is the protagonist of a site-specific performance at Villa Favard, where he will have the international premiere of his menswear FW 2013/14 collection. The New Performers project is proposed by the Fondazione Pitti Discovery to build opportunities for the new creative minds of design, and those who work in the fashion industry, combining it with other artistic and aesthetic experiences. [...]

  more info

Eleonora Bruno, a Polimoda former student

Eleonora Bruno for H&M Design Award

Eleonora Bruno,visionary Florentine milliner born in 1987 and Polimoda former student who launched her independent project Ely B. by Eleonora Bruno), was one of the eight finalists of H&M Design Award 2013: the participants at the contest were able to create their own collection, which has marched during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Stockholm. [...]

  more info