Month: January 2021
Ryo Yamada, JapaneseFinalist, ITS 2005 – Fashion His entire portfolio was made of printed pages of fabric. Brilliant sense of humour, always smiling, self-confident. Great career in denim, he is design concept director for Hilfiger Man.
Yukika Saito, JapanFinalist, ITS 2019 – Fashion Great sustainable approach: used literally EVERYTHING that Diesel sent her, including the packaging of the materials. She applied multiple times in the past, made it to the finals at the third attempt.
Thomasine Barnekow, SwedenFinalist, ITS 2007 – Accessories NO ONE has her unique glovemaking style. Gloves for movies (eg. Valerian by Luc Besson), for Paris Opera, collabs (Walter Van Beirendonck). Now flagship store in Paris!!
Carolin Holzhuber, AustriaFinalist ITS 2014 – Accessories Celebs: Coco Rocha, Lily Gatins, Skye of Morcheeba. Unique design, signature style. We filmed short-doc about her
First ITS Arcademy meeting at our new home, March 2020. Cameras filming documentary to be released 2021.
Maiko Takeda, JapanFinalist ITS 2014 – Accessories When we met at RCA she had only started her headwear, it was hard to understand but we believed, she was piecing it together. Blown away!! Bjork wore many of her pieces.
Heaven Tanudiredja, IndonesiaFinalist ITS 2007 – Fashion His drawings, his creativity at such a young age, his poetry… the perfume he sprayed in his portfolio mixed with the smell of cigarettes… menswear, womenswear (we have all the collection), jewellery… can do anything.
Courtney McWilliams, UKFinalist, ITS 2010 – Fashion LOVED her bulldog print!!! 9 years in Givenchy after ITS, print design director. Now art and brand RockoandRiot with Octavian.
Michael Kampe, GermanyFinalist, ITS 2010 – Fashion End of June update: expecting baby boy!!!! From Josefine Jarzombek ITS 2009!!! 6 months pregnant and looking great with handmade wardrobe by mum & dad. ITS Love once again!!!
Fabrizio Talia, ItalyFinalist, ITS 2003 – Fashion Fabrizio could describe what’s at the heart of ITS. He has grown with us, he’s known us all along. 2-time finalist, then years developing a tailored “ITS project” with Justin Smith: a secret collective, Sideral(ES)* = 3-time finalist.