FGA Night of Stars acknowledges the work of fashion designers
on Monday,October 26,2009 16:10
Haut Couture and famous people often go hand in hand, but at the Fashion Group International''s Night of Stars several celebrities paid tribute to the fashion designers who make them seem so chic.
The theme of the event, which took place at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City this past weekend, was Storytellers which gave many presenters license to ruminate about the storied histories behind much of their work.
The event attracted high-end designers such as Oscar De La Renta, Vera Wand and Kenneth Cole and a compendium of celebrities including James Franco, Evan Rachel Wood, Mary J. Blige and Gwen Stefani.
Among the 11 awards presented at the event, The Savannah College of Art and Design was honored with the Sustainability award for its work in urban renewal, adaptive building and conservation.
"We at SCAD believe there''s really no difference between sustainable design and good design. It''s the same thing," claims School President Paula Wallace in her acceptance speech. "And it starts with young artists and designers who are learning that responsible design isn''t only about renewable materials. It''s about renewing ourselves."
- Apparel Design (AA)
- Apparel Design (BFA)
- Online and Bachelor's programs include B.S. in Advertising, B.S. in Web Design, B.A. in Interior Design, and more
- Curriculum focus on preparing students for a creative career by teaching them the fundamentals of advertising and design
- Students can choose from courses that cover areas such as advertising concepts, art direction, experience design, and online marketing
- Over 50 locations nationwide, with a student support team dedicated to helping students grow
- Join our next Open House on 10/21 (10/28 @ select locations)!
- Flexible Scheduling
- Financial Aid
Latest Articles & News
Kanye West to perform during Paris Fashion Week
It is no secret to many that music artist Kanye West is no stranger to fashion, and now he will be showing his new collection during Paris Fashion Week later this week, according to the Elle Magazine.
Second designer chosen for home decor competition
Teenlike.com, an ongoing online competition for young home decor designers, announced its second winner. Brandon Dover of Apply Valley, California, was this year's winner, as he created an abstract pen and inkwork design for a bedspread.