Welcome to our monthly foray into the lives and work of our #PolimodaPeople. Here you will find leads, inspirational interviews, award-winning projects, generated press and everything you need to know about our students and alumni’s achievements.
Fashion power-couple and Polimoda alumni Lucie and Luke Meier make Vogue headlines introducing Jil Sander’s new brand philosophy and raising expectations on their debut in an intimate interview with journalist Tiziana Cardini.
Fucking Young features a raving review of Polimoda alumnus Pierpaolo Grasso’s Fuck my Furry collection, a hybridized vision of peacockish fur and leather silhouettes.
Vogue UK features an in-depth conversation with alumnus Francesco Risso, recently appointed creative director at Marni, about his cinematic vision of the future, his relationship with brand founder Consuelo Castiglioni and the importance of taking criticism in stride.
Three Polimoda alumni – Federico Cina, Ignacio Maximiliano Ruelas Lopez and Olga Vasyukova – have made it to the final round of the ŁÓDŹ YOUNG FASHION 2017 international competition for emerging designers. The winner will receive a financial award of 30.000 Euro, funded by the City of Łódź.
Bursting at the seams with talent, Fashion Design alumna Bárbara Sánchez-Kane once more attracts international attention with the wide-eyed naivety of her collections. Check out her interview.
A close-cut selection of flash updates.