Semi-final of the Contest among Young Clothing Designers “Look into the Future”
Tuesday, 15 April 2014
On April 15 Buddha-bar Kyiv, which has restarted its functioning on Khreshchatyk Street (Kyiv) hosted a semi-final of the contest among young clothing designers “Look into the Future”. The works of young designers-semi finalists were assessed by a board of jury – renowned Ukrainian designers Lilia Poustovit (the Head of the jury board), Olesia Kononova, Olexiy Zalevskiy and the Head of Ukrainian Fashion Week Organizing Committee Iryna Danylevska. During the Final of the Contest the jury board will also engage Natasha Kamenska, Lilia Litkovskaya, Viktor Anisimov as jury members.
The Final of the Contest will present 17 collections by young designers – 16 collections selected by the jury board and 1 collection of the winner of the regional contest “Look into the Future” held in Kharkov. The Final of the Contest will be held in Odesa on June 28 within Holiday Fashion Week project.
The national contest among young clothing designers “Look into the Future” is an all-Ukrainian action founded in 2000.
The Contest was founded in order to support and develop young talents who are so numerous in the world of Ukrainian Fashion. The contest is organised under the aegis of Ukrainian Fashion Council to ensure a comprehensive support of their creativity and the development of their professional level.
Participation in the contest allows young designers to present their creative potential to professionals and fashion-lovers, to catch the eye of mass media, to find investors and opportunities for cooperation with outstanding designers and trademarks – that is, to create their future.
The Contest was a starting point for many, now very well-known designers, such as Elena Burenina, Andre Tan, Natalia Kamenska, Olesia Kononova, Artem Klimchuk, Olena Przhonska, Ksenia Marchenko, Oleksandr Kanevski, Edward Nasyrov, Victoria Zagrafova, Masha Reva, Tetyana Anikyeva, Liudmila Komardina, Volodymyr Podolyan, Dina Linnyk and many others.