WHAT: Design Schools’ Fashion Expo
WHEN: Wed Aug 8 – Sat Sep 15
WHERE: Gallery of Australian Design
Fashionably Early: Designing Australian Fashion Futures will bring together educators, graduates and students from six Australian design schools (Canberra Institute of Technology, RMIT School of Architecture and Design, RMIT School of Fashion and Textiles, University of Technology, Sydney, Queensland University of Technology, Curtin University of Technology and ANU School of Art) in a discussion about the design challenges that will inspire the next generation of Australian fashion. Seven innovative emerging designers from these schools have been invited to propose a Fashion System for Tomorrow that inspires new models of practice, informing Australian fashion that is authentic, sustainable and valued. For more information and/or to ogle sharp-angled skinny brunettes in outlandish shit, visit www.fashionablyearly.com.au or www.gad.org.au.