080 Barcelona Fashion fill the Maritime Museum with parades thirty artists | The 15th edition of the event will be held from 2nd to 5th February at the Royal Shipyards | Photo session open to the public with the photographer Ruven Afanador and actress Rossy de Palma
Barcelona is good if fashion sounds. And from 2nd to 5th February sound hard to Maritime Museum, the Royal Shipyards, with the help of thirty-three brands and designers will present their collections for autumn-winter 2015-2016.
In this weeks edition of the 080 Barcelona Fashion catwalk moves to the center of the city where architectural occupy different spaces of the Royal Shipyards, one of the monuments of Gothic civilian industrial world’s most important.
Josep Abril, designer present in 080 from the first edition, highlights the importance of participating in such gateways “to help raise awareness of your brand and that take public notoriety, while allowing live the romantic point that is fashion, and in emblematic locations shipyard. ”
Note that the fashion industry is strategic for the economy of the city. Catalonia has 4,548 companies (23% of total Spanish), 825 of which are in Barcelona, according to the Department of Studies of the Department of Economics, Business and Employment. The sector is also key to the international promotion of the city. Join industrial and textile tradition, creativity and talent, and it is also crucial for the projection of the Barcelona brand. At the same time, it is a transversal sector affects other areas such as trade and catering, also decisive for the economic boost to the city.
Photography and Fashion
The fifteenth edition of the 080 Barcelona Fashion vindicate the importance of photography in the world of fashion. To do so the event will feature a special guest, photographer Ruven Afanador, who will speak on a master class on the role of photography in fashion and about his experience in Hollywood. Enthusiastic also present the exhibition “Stars on Fashion,” an exhibition of his portraits of American film stars and will offer a live photo shoot with actress Rossy de Palma. This session will take place on Tuesday, February 3th, at 10 am and is open to the public so that they may know how working photographers, models, stylists and makeup artists.
The 080 will also host the exhibition “Threads of complicity” Celia Vela designer and painter Begoña Ramos, who can be seen at the Maritime Museum from 2nd to 5th February.
Also, in parallel activities, will be announced the winner of Dress Coke, and will present the exhibition “Exhibition Neo2 Photo Shoot.”
A new feature this year is the award for Emerging Design 080 Barcelona Fashion, a commitment to give a boost to the designers begin. The five designers on the catwalk premiere and compete for the prize are farmer Edgar Carrascal, isometric, Paul and Rita Erroz Row. At the same time, the 080 will ModaFAD, gateway emerging fashion designers participating in a parade together.
During the 080 also will be paying tribute to Sita Murt, the recently deceased Catalan designer.
BCN fashion summit
080 Barcelona Fashion will host the Summit 2015. This third edition will be held in the Palace of Music on February 5th from 9 to 18 hours will be devoted to the business of digital fashion, a market that is a laboratory for retail groups of all kinds. Experts and professionals will discuss how to adapt to the digital environment fashion, what horizons for companies, or the online channel helps generate sales.
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