AGATHA RUIZ DE LA PRADA
Spanish fashion designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada has studied at the School of Fashion Arts and Techniques of Barcelona. She has signed commercial agreements with more than 100 companies in fashion accessories, ceramic coatings, household goods, toiletries, and stationery, as well as many other products distributed in stores exclusive for the designer and in the multi-brand stores around the world. Her contribution to the image of Spanish fashion has been recognized by the National Fashion Design Award 2017 and the Gold Medal of Merit in Fine Arts 2008, she has been awarded by the Ministry of Culture, Education and Sport, and has gotten the award in honor of the fashion industry 2018 granted by the Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Tourism. Over the past years, her collaboration with Google Arts & Culture in the international We Wear Culture project has been highlighted by the presentation of two virtual exhibitions that pay homage to Agatha’s unique heritage as a cultural heritage in the world of fashion.
SERGEY KHROMCHEMKOV – FABRIC FANCY
The owner and creative director of the fashion-holding “Fabric Fancy” from St. Petersburg, Russia. He has been working in the fashion industry for more than 15 years, during which he created his own textile production. During his work, he has created more than 30 collections of fabrics and clothing. Since 2002 his collections have been showcased at St. Petersburg fashion Week, other Russian fashion weeks, Serbia Fashion Week, at fashion weeks in Monaco, etc. Since 2015, his collections have been exhibited in the showrooms of Paris. Since 2003, he has been working with private clients in the permanently operating women’s atelier “Fabric Fancy” and the men’s atelier “Atelier Name”.
EDUARDO PEREZ GONZALEZ OCANTOS
Eduardo Gonzalez Ocantos is a fashion designer, filmmaker, painter, and lawyer from Argentina. He presented his artwork in many countries in the last 10 years such as Italy, France, Serbia, Romania, Malta, Montenegro, Peru, Uruguay, Mexico, and Argentina. He is also contributing to cultural development in his country as a cultural bridge between Latin America and Europe.
Aidarkhan Kaliyev is a designer from Kazakhstan. Member of the Union of Designers of Kazakhstan. Member of the Association of Clothing and Textile Manufacturers in China, chief designer of AsylDesign Fashion House, Founder of Asia’s largest fashion event, ASPARA FASHION WEEK, owner of brands ASPARA and AIDAR KHAN. His main work and designs are focused on the style of neofolklore, that is, a national costume endowed with the spirit of modernity but adapted to modern styles. The creative source in all seasonal collections is the eastern beauty, the ancient city of Taraz and the Great Steppe. These collections have been displayed on the runways of Milan, Berlin, Istanbul, Amsterdam, Delhi and so on.
A fashion designer from Serbia and a graduated costumographer who has created his own brand “INDIVIDUAL” in 1999. Since then, his unique designs, creativity, and talent have brought him many fashion awards and one which has the most significance – International Rising Star – Miami Beach International Fashion Week. He has showcased his collections at New York Fashion Week, Miami Swim Week, Washington DC Fashion Week, Serbia Fashion Week and many more.
Nina is a fashion designer from Montenegro. Her main inspiration has always been her country and natural beauty. Nina’s love for the high magnificent mountains and sky blue seas transfers on her unique dresses. She made her debut on several fashion weeks such as Sarajevo and Montenegro.
Gulnara Kassym a well-known fashion designer from Kazakhstan, founder of GK Brand, businesswoman, honorable member of the Association of businesswomen of The Republic of Kazakhstan, permanent guest, and participant at local and international fashion exhibitions. Popular with her devotion to ethnic origins in fashion and styling. Gulnara Kassym is inspired by the cultural heritage of The Great nomads’ ancestors, expressing her sincere interest in maintaining female strength, beauty and confidence.