All photos by artistic photography duo Mike and Adriana Pasarella from the Final Gala of the International Contest “Łódź Young Fashion Award” 2018! The international contest is addressed to young fashion designers (born after 1988) from all over the world – especially students and graduates of artistic and fashion design schools – and all those for whom design is a passion.
Participation in this event is a chance to fulfil design dreams. Presenting a collection to the jury, which includes renowned designers and representatives of the fashion industry, is the first step on the path of business activities aimed at creating one’s own brand. The judges particularly consider: an original idea and and the avant-garde thinking, the use of new technologies, techniques as well as the use of modern and avant-garde materials. The winner received the MANEQUINE 2018 statuette and a financial prize of 30,000 EURO, funded by the City of Łódź.
The leitmotif of this year’s edition was FREEDOM. The location of the event: the Fashion Promotion Centre, the Academy of Fine Arts Łódź
Łódź Young Fashion – an event promoting young fashion!
In their work they look for the passion that drives people to make and build amazing things. Mike and Adriana always bring their style, emotion and artistry in the assignments that both reflect them and the voice of the clients they work for. Their unique chemistry has brought them around the world and the opportunity to work with and for amazing clients and creative people.
Their work has been published in international magazines as Elle, Cosmopolitan, Vogue NL, Vogue Italia, L’Officiel, Kaltblut Magazine and LINK. Clients include among others Fashion Week Poland, IFW Amsterdam, Dorhout Mees, Aziz Bekaoui, Lofty Manner, NANKO, Edwin Oudshoorn, Heineken, Replay, RALPH & RUSSO, Ebby Port, GSUS, NowFashion.