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1Collection by Mingyu Du, MFA Fashion Design,  in collaboration with Joseph Khawane, MFA Textile Design,
Collection by Mingyu Du, MFA Fashion Design, in collaboration with Joseph Khawane, MFA Textile Design,
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will.i.am Introduces “I.amPULS” at San Francisco’s DreamForce 2014

will.i.am, the Hip-Hop artist perhaps most well-known for being a member of the successful group the Black Eyed Peas, has found himself a new band. This time around his band […]

Collection by Mingyu Du, MFA Fashion Design,  in collaboration with Joseph Khawane, MFA Textile Design,

From the Runway to your Closet: Outfit Inspiration for Fall

It seems like just yesterday that our very own designers sent their Fall looks down the runway at the Fall 2014 MBFW fashion show. Now that Fall is upon us […]

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#GIRLBOSS Sophia Amoruso: Featured Speaker at Vanity Fair Summit

On Thursday, October 9th, Sophia Amoruso, founder and CEO of Nasty Gal, returned to where it all began. She was just a couple of blocks away from 180 New Montgomery […]

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Recent Graduate Talks to Merchandising Students About Ross Dress For Less Internships

  On Wednesday, September 24th, a 2013 Academy of Art University Graduate with a BFA in Fashion Merchandising, Chelsea Looby and College Recruiter Bert Stewart came and talked to a […]

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Join Us for a Beyond the Front Row Halloween Event!

Attention all students! Join us Thursday October 23 for some Halloween fun!  There will be pumpkins to decorate, great prizes, yummy snacks and beverages and Hocus Pocus will be playing (our favorite)!! […]

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Malan Breton / Konstantina Tzovolou MBFW SS15

Fashion Design alumna Konstantina Tzovolou has been making waves with her popular shoe line, which is known for its striking heart-detailed booties. At the most recent Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New […]

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Music and Fashion: LORDE

Although pop sensation Lorde talks frequently about how she’s not into fashion, she has managed to carve out a signature style almost as easily recognizable as her unique voice.  From […]

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Alumni Update: Tiila Abbitt, Director of Product Development at Sephora

Tiila Abbitt, 2007 MFA double major in Fashion Design and knitwear design, is turning the fantasy of little girls everywhere into reality. She gets to play with makeup all day- […]

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Industry Spotlight: Ari Seth Cohen, Creator of the “Advanced Style” Documentary

Ari Seth Cohen is the creator of the blog “Advanced Style” and now has a documentary of the same name. The documentary takes an in-depth look at New York’s most […]

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BCBG Super Intern: Oom Terdpravat, MFA Fashion Design

Oom Terdpravat, who will graduate this Fall with an MFA in Fashion Design, was recently nominated for the title of Super Intern at BCBG. She received the nod for her […]