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1Andrea Nieto during an interview with press at New York Fashion Week in February 2014.
Andrea Nieto during an interview with press at New York Fashion Week in February 2014.
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A Stella-r (McCartney) World

Eco fashion lies at the heart of Stella McCartney.  In addition to abstaining from any unfair practices involving animals (like animal testing or inhumane mulesing), Stella McCartney has committed to […]

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US Supreme Court Rules on Marriage Equality

What a historic day! On Friday, June 26, the US Supreme Court ruled by a 5-to-4 vote that the Constitution guarantees a right to same sex marriage. Justice Anthony M. […]

Andrea Nieto during an interview with press at New York Fashion Week in February 2014.

Alumni Update: Andrea Nieto

While 2014 BFA Textile Design alumna Andrea Nieto was a student, her talent stood out and her high caliber work earned her numerous awards, such as Bentley Mills Portfolio Cash Award for […]

One of the winning tote designs. Photo by Bob Toy.

Academy of Art University Partners with Juanita MORE! to Raise Money for Youth Empowerment Summit

Students help raise funds for the Gay Straight Alliance Network during San Francisco Pride Week San Francisco, CA, June 23, 2015 – This summer Academy of Art University School of Fashion […]

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Career Seminar Friday June 26th

Looking for an occupation is an adventure for everyone whether you are a recent graduate or have a few more semesters to go. Are you looking for a job or […]

Fashion Incubator San Francisco PopUo Shop in Westfield

Check out FiSF’s PopUp Shop at Bespoke in Westfield San Francisco

Fashion Incubator San Francisco (FiSF), a non-profit corporation that is aimed to accelerate emerging apparel and accessory design businesses, launched a new creative project, a PopUp Shop in Westfield San Francisco Centre. The PopUp […]

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Catching Up With Fashion Illustration Alumnus Danny Roberts

Since completing his courses at the Academy in 2007, Roberts has racked up an impressive resume, including designing a line of T-shirts for Forever21, illustrating a mural for Tiffany & […]

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San Francisco Celebrates the Launch of Electric Fashion at the Alexander McQueen Boutique

On Thursday, June 11th, one hundred guests came together at the Alexander McQueen boutique in San Francisco to celebrate the launch of Christine Suppes’ book Electric Fashion. On display during […]

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Alumni Update: Heather McDonald and Mel Harper of HarperMcDonald

Heather McDonald, 2013 MFA Fashion Design and Knitwear alumna, launched her Fall 2013 MFA thesis collection during New York Fashion Week. Heather was on the board of the fashion club […]

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Industry Spotlight: Wesley Sin of IT Style

Wesley Sin is a journalist and a great supporter of the School of Fashion as he has attended the Academy of Art University New York Fashion Week shows for years. […]