Frieze Academy as part of Frieze Week New York, presents a day of exploring the deep rooted connection between art, fashion and identity.
With today’s tumultuous political and cultural climate, Frieze is bringing together creative industry leaders who are igniting change through their work. Get the chance to hear from a new generation of makers whose art reflects the time we are in.
Among the speakers is NYFW designer Telfar, who is laying the blueprint for today’s black avant-garde, whose most recent New York Fashion Week presentation was an emotionally charged combination of theatre, music and fashion. Other speakers include creatives from Proenza Schouler, Helmut Lang and The New York Times. For a full list of speakers see below:
Tim Blanks, Editor-at-Large, The Business of Fashion
Telfar Clemens, Designer, Telfar
Babak Radboy, Creative Director, Telfar
Vanessa Friedman, Fashion Critic New York Times
Marjon Carlos, Journalist, Editor, Public Speaker & Former Vogue Senior Fashion Writer
Legacy Russell, Associate Curator, Exhibitions, The Studio Museum, Harlem
Arianne Phillips, Costume Designer & Stylist
Jack McCollough, Founder & Designer, Proenza Schouler
Lazaro Hernandez, Founder & Designer, Proenza Schouler
Alix Browne, Editor in residence, Helmut Lang
Stephen Galloway, Creative Movement Director
Dapper Dan, Fashion Designer
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