Fashion

FASHION HUB: SHERMAN CENTRE FOR CULTURE AND IDEAS

There will be more than 40 talks, performances, workshops & films to be presented over 17 days in April 2018 as part of the inaugural Fashion Hub programme at the Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas (SCCI). 

Founder and executive director of the newly created Sherman Centre for Culture and Ideas (SCCI), Dr Gene Sherman AM, recently announced the Centre’s five-year vision to elevate fashion and architecture to a more prominent place alongside other mediums of cultural expression. SCCI is the latest evolution of the re-named not for profit Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation (SCAF). Continue reading FASHION HUB: SHERMAN CENTRE FOR CULTURE AND IDEAS

10th AUSTRALIAN FASHION LAUREATE AWARD CEREMONY @ THE CUTAWAY

A panel of more than 50 Fashion Industry leaders voted to elect this year’s winner of the Industry’s highest accolade, the Australian Fashion Laureate for outstanding achievement.

Australian designer Dion Lee was honoured with the Australian Fashion Laureate Award for 2017 at a ceremony hosted at The Cutaway, Barangaroo Reserve last Thursday evening.

At age 32, Lee becomes the youngest recipient of the award. He was also the first designer to stage a runway show at the Sydney Opera House. Now based in New York, Lee frequents the Fashion Week runways in London and New York and continues to build his brand globally. Dion Lee started his business in 2008 after graduating from Sydney’s Fashion Design Studio. He has come a long way since, developing a distinctive and sophisticated signature style balancing innovation and wearability. Continue reading 10th AUSTRALIAN FASHION LAUREATE AWARD CEREMONY @ THE CUTAWAY