Wearable Art Fashion Show
at the Jersey City Museum
350 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ
Sunday, February 24th, 2008 1pm
Artist talk 1pm Runway show 2pm
Reception immediately following
Threads: Wearable Art Fashion Show is presented by _gaia in conjunction with Jersey City Museum. The show will be presented at the Jersey City Museum on Sunday, February 24th, 2008. The event, which is free and open to the public, will highlight the work of 20 artists and designers who are combining non-traditional materials and/or technology to create wearable designs.
Artists/designers: LoVid, Christina Mancuso, Johana Moscoso, Jenny Chowdhury, Julie Blanciak, Kate Hartman, Juliana Cope, Gwen Charles, Pollie Barden, Geraldine Juarez, Norene Leddy, Gailene McGhee St.Amand, Zawadi, Giana Gonzalez, Sonali Sridhar, Danielle Fotopoulos, Stephanie Tichenor, James Tichenor and Amanda Mayoff.
An artist talk at 1pm will feature Despina Papadopoulos, an interactive designer and director of Studio 5050 (5050ltd.com) and Nora Abousteit and Benedikta von Karaisl, the founders of BurdaStyle.com.
*February 10th Swap-O-Rama Rama 6pm at _gaia studio, $10
Please help us spread the word on the fundraiser. More people= more fun!
Similar to clothing swap except you can bring clothes (and get clothes)
that you would like to have altered at various stations (sewing, silk
screened, etc). Event is co-sponsored by Swap-O-Rama Rama and is listed
on their website (below). Creative design stations to be set up for DIY:
hand-sewing, deconstruction, stenciling, trims,etc $10 entrance fee.
Sunday February 10th at 6pm
_gaia studio 66 willow avenue 3rd floor hoboken, nj 07030