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SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th

SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th
SCADFash Presents Pierre Cardin ‘Pursuit of the Future’ March 27- September 30th

SCADFash Pierre Cardin Pursuit of The Future The Pierre Cardin is known for the 1960s space age movement.  The designer was way ahead of his time with silhouettes, color and materials. One of the ideas being  stretchy pants, so women wouldn’t have to worry about gaining weight and no longer fitting into their pants. We now know these pants as leggings. I fell in love with the colors and futuristic aesthetic of this show. See a sneak peak of the…

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Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear

Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear
Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear
Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear
Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear
Fausto Puglisi’s Fall 2018 Ready-to-Wear

“Why do people call me?” “What shapes do people like?” “What sells the best?” These are the thoughts fueling the style and passion of Fausto Puglisi, showcased in his Fall 2018 collection. His sense of opulence and decadent embellishment shows through in his collection, using Greek and Roman patterns, designs, and styles. The line was showcased on mannequins in a presentation style, with his inspirational materials displayed on wooden plinths including the brand and many cans of soda he drinks…

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Obama Portraits Unveiled

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On Monday the National Portrait Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution unveiled the likeness of former President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle Obama. Painted by artists Kehinde Wiley for Mr. Obama and Amy Sherald for Mrs. Obama, the two portraits differ greatly from the other former presidents’ portraits and speak immensely with the context of the time in which they were created. As if being the first African-American president and first family wasn’t enough, the Obama’s decided that they were…

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5 Athletes to Watch this Winter Olympics

2018 Winter Olympics The 2018 Winter Olympics opened yesterday in Pyeongchang, South Korea, with a timeless opening ceremony. Filled with dancers, drones, fireworks, and dazzling displays of light, South Korea saturated us in their wonderful culture and music to declare messages of peace and love for these winter games. This year, 206 National Olympic Committees attended the opening ceremony as they prepare to compete in events such as figure skating, skiing, sledding, and snowboarding. Competing together are a host of…

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Photographer Melissa Spitz Documents Mother’s Mental Illness, “You Have Nothing To Worry About”

You Have Nothing To Worry About At SCAD Museum Of Art From January 30th to April 29th, the Savannah College of Art and Design’s Museum of Modern Art will showcase the photo collection You Have Nothing to Worry About, from photographer and SCAD alumna Melissa Spitz. The collection exhibits Spitz’ mother through battles with mental illness and substance abuse during an 8-year period.       Melissa Spitz is from St. Louis, Missouri, and currently resides in Brooklyn, New York….

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7 Life Lessons I Learned from Lynx Nguyen’s 7 Years of Discipline Series, Showing at Mason Fine Art

7 Years of Daily Discipline Discipline is one of the hardest skills for humankind to maintain consistently, but when we do, the most beautiful, the most innovative and the most impactful events and ideas are birthed. Lynx Nguyen practiced discipline in his art for 7 years and on January 11th put it on display at Atlanta gallery, Mason Fine Art, for all to experience. The show is captivating in a way you maybe never experience at an art show. His…

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Your Cuba Travel Guide, 10 Things You Should Know Before Your Trip

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  The Ultimate Cuba Travel Guide If you need to get away, and I mean really disconnect from your lifestyle, consider a trip to Cuba. Despite what you’ve heard, Cuba is a safe and beautiful country. And a fairly inexpensive get-away compared to most overseas excursions. My friends and I stayed for 4 nights and 5 days, right outside of La Habana and each day was magical. We toured the Old and New Havana, learning the history pre and post-revolution. We…

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“Inner City Urban: Vine City,” An Exploration of Gentrification and Poverty in Atlanta by Rose Smith

Inner City Urban: Vine City Atlanta, the Southern Hollywood, is highlighted for its trendy lifestyle and affluent culture in the arts and nightlife, but like any major city, there are parts that are often neglected and hardly mentioned. Vine City is a historical district in Atlanta–home of historically black universities, Clark, Spelman and Morehouse. The city is where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the most revolutionary movement in the world, but this town once rich in ancestral spirit is…

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SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash

SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash
SCAD Presents ‘Gou Pei: Couture Beyond,’ Now Showing at SCADFash

On Sept. 8,  SCADFash presented Guo Pei: Couture Beyond, the exhibition will show until March 4, 2018. SCAD is elated to announce, the show is the first solo museum exhibition presented in the U.S. by the extraordinary Chinese designer, Guo Pei. The exhibition places guests in a different space and time. Each dress, a vignette to Gou Pei’s culture. My favorite narrative comes from the gown layered in red and pink rose petals, and a cape the color of royalty:…

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Topshop Hires New Creative Director David Hagglund & We’re Expecting Big Changes

Topshop Hires New Creative Director in Everchanging Retail Industry   Soon you’ll find shopping at Topshop is a different experience. According to Vogue, as of Sept.4,  Topshop will hire new creative director, David Hagglund. He will leave his creative agency based in Sweden to bring a new sense of direction for the brand. Those who are stepping down from their current positions, Kate Phelan and Gordon Richardson, are making this all possible. Gordon Richardson, is the current creative director for Topman,…

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