**Are you interested in making an impact in the fashion industry?
"GET INSPIRED & RESPOND"
a selective 12 week fashion partnership project**
The first informational for teens in high school will be held on 11.12.12 at YouMedia Chicago 400 S. State St. at 4pm - 6pm. Because this is a selective project/workshop that gives teens access to fashion industry professionals. Those that are interested will have to complete the application below (All apps should be completed no later than friday) :
There are three positions that you can apply for (a sample of your work that relates to the position that you are applying for should be sent to email@example.com):
CURATOR OF STYLE
The position of Curator of Style will focus on the process of selecting and composing Fashion, Art, Music, and culture to create new meaning. With an emphasis on Fashion, Curators of Style will explore the language of garments researching the history and fabrication of garments and the formal elements of design. Off site visits, guest speakers, active research, and curatorial assignments offer the Curator of Style first hand experience in the role as stylist. HIVE Fashion Mentors will guide the Curators of Style through this process offering direction for career opportunities.
The position of Documentarian will focus on documentation as a means to communicate, interpret, discuss, and archive Fashion Today through photography, video, writing, and blogging. Documentarians will develop photography skills and computer software for the visual elements while enhancing their interpretive and writing skills for the text component of the Blog. Through research, off site visits, and guest speakers, Bloggers will maintain an active Blog. HIVE Fashion Mentors will guide Bloggers through the process offering assignments and support to develop formal design and writing skills, reaching a wider audience, and career paths in documentation of fashion.
The position of Designer will focus on a conceptual or meaningful approach to design while developing formal design skills. Through research and collection development, hands on projects, digital design challenges, off site designer studio visits, and dialogue with Bloggers and Curators of Style, Designers will have the opportunity to materialize their designs and distribute into the market.
HIVE Fashion Mentors will guide Designers through the process offering guidance and direction for business start-ups including skills, strategies, and first steps.