Fida Talks - FOR DESIGN
Fida is running a series of monthly talks with Industry artists and creatives.
The Talks will be discussing the work of a selection of fashion creatives and artists, with numerous experience working both in-house and freelance with brands. The talks will offer the opportunity for Q&A at the end and the talk should last no more than 45 minutes.
Fida aims to help support and celebrate the fashion illustrators of today, through the money raised from the talks will offer opportunities to illustrators unable to afford a place on the Fida website or books.
Free to all Fida Members
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Thu, September 22, 07:00pm - 08:00pm
Anna Kiper is a New York City based fashion designer with a passion for illustration. She has worked for companies such as Calvin Klein, Mondi, and Maggie Norris Couture where she dressed Nicole Kidman, Halle Berry, Diane Keaton, Bette Midler, Jane Fonda and other celebrities for Red Carpet events and magazine covers. Her design for Maggie Norris Couture was worn by Michelle Obama at the 100 Days in Office Georgetown celebration. Since 2002, Anna has also been an instructor at the Parsons School of Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology. Anna's work has been widely published in books and magazines worldwide. She authored two books - Fashion Portfolio: Design and Presentation (2014) and Fashion Illustration: Inspiration and Technique (2011), which have been translated into ten languages. Her illustrations have been exhibited at the Plaza Hotel in Manhattan and at the 50 years CFDA exhibit in the FIT museum, and were showcased at the Museum of the City of New York as part of a presentation on contemporary haute couture.