OPEN DAY 2014
17 MAY 10.00 -18.00
Orientation day dedicated to Experimentation | Knowledge | Research
A course of Fashion, Accessories, Costume for the Performing Arts,
If you’re a fashion designer looking to start your education or increase your portfolio of skills, we highly recommend the Accademia of Costume & Fashion in Rome who are having their Open Day this Saturday 17th of May.
The Accademia, founded in 1964, is renowned for it’s high level of excellence in training and expertise, the careers of it’s graduates are testament to this. Their alumni have gone on to acquire top positions in some of the most important fashion houses such as Frida Giannini for Gucci, Aldo Maria Camillo for Cerruti, Raffaele Borriello for Maison Leonard.
Alumni who have established their own brands include Maurizio Galante (Haute Couture),
Tommaso Aquilano – Aquilano Rimondo, Creative Director together with Roberto Rimandi for Fay, Albino D’Amato ( Maison Albino), Marella Ferrera (MF), Bruno Simeone (Rossorame).
Others have become Head Designers or Line Managers for fashion companies like Valentino, Armani, Gucci, Lous Vuitton and Plein Sud. As well as Senior Designers both in Italy and abroad for companies such as Max Mara, Givenchy, Dolce e Gabbana and more.
Working in show business among alumni Isabella Rossellini, Academy Award winners Manlio Rocchetti (Driving Miss Daisy ) also nominated for the BAFTA Awards for Gangs of New York, top level costume tailors Francesca Sartori and Gianna Gissi, both winners of several David di Donatello awards and many more.
With a successful turnout of talent like this you can be sure your time studying and training with the Accademia will be a worthwhile investment.
Let’s take a look at the courses on offer.
1ST LEVEL BACHELOR’S DEGREE IN COSTUME AND FASHION DESIGN 180 CREDITS
A three year course in Costume & Fashion Design
The Course provides its students with a complete professional training which, starting from the fundamentals, will lead them to highly qualified professional standards.
The Course provides both theory and practice:
Seminars held by experts, Laboratories, Individual guided study, Attendance at trade fairs and events, Participation at International student competitions, On-site visits to fashion companies, On-site visits to stage, movie and TV costume shops.
MASTERS (60 CFA)
Fashion Jewellery Design
Accessories Design – leather goods, footwear, eyewear
Writing, Fashion, Publishing & Web, TV, ADV and Business Writing
Make-up for the Performing Arts
Intensive Courses & Summer School are available in
Design, Handbag and Shoe model & prototyping, Fashion Styling, Fashion Marketing & Advertising, Drawing – Fashion Illustration, Fashion Cutting Lab, Children’s wear, Knitwear, Intimate wear, Wedding, Costume Design.
The Accademia place all post graduates in collaboration with important companies or associations, their partners include:
Valentino, Fendi, Diesel, L.G.R. , Ansuini, I.G.N. and Vogue Talents
For more information visit their website : http://www.accademiacostumeemoda.it/
or contact : firstname.lastname@example.org | T. +39 06 6864132