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Design in Wonderland: 2016 Spring Graduation Fashion Show

It was 1:30pm on Wednesday, May 11th. As we arrived backstage of the enormous open warehouse, we expected to see somewhat of a manic setting as designers were preparing their […]

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Students Spotlight: Stephanie Michelle Hendrawan And Pitzy Villagomez Ortega

Stephanie Michelle Hendrawan and Pitzy Villagomez Ortega, both came from different sides of the world and study different majors at Academy of Art University, yet they have one thing in […]

Photo by David Dooley

Academy of Art University NYFW Spring 2016: Runway Coverage

It was a sunny day in Manhattan when Academy of Art University School of Fashion students presented their collection at New York Fashion Week. It was also the school’s 10th […]

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In most circles, tech has something of a reputation for being a “boys club” dominated by hoodies and “the power sock”. Be it the new focus on fashion or a […]

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Changing The Dynamics – How Social Media Has Inspired New York Fashion Week: Men’s

The Council of Fashion Designers of America (The CFDA) launched New York Fashion Week: Men’s (NYFWM), last week at the Skylight Clarkson Square in SOHO. Being the first stand-alone fashion […]

School of Fashion Alumna Kenneth Ning with his models; Image via Facebook.com

Three School of Fashion Alumni Show at NYFW: Men’s

Fashion School Daily is excited to report that three Academy of Art University School of Fashion alumni designers presented  2016 Spring/ Summer Collections during the first New York Fashion Week: Men’s. Alumnus Kenneth Ning’s […]


Interview with Susan Scafidi, Architect of the World’s First Academic Degree in Fashion Law

Whether you are planning to own your business or work for a corporation, making sure you have legal help from the start is as important as having great designs. Here’s some groundbreaking news […]

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Six American Menswear Designers to Watch in 2015

The Council of Fashion Designers of America’s (CFDA) recent announcement of the launch of New York Fashion Week: Men’s has created a strong buzz among menswear fans locally and abroad. The event […]

Photo by: Anthony Rogers, BFA Photography

The Wrap Up: The 2015 Fashion Graduation Collections, Portfolio Review and Awards Ceremony

  Like a zip of a dress another academic year at the School of Fashion has come to a close, and Thursday May 14, was the grand finale! The day […]


2015 Graduation Fashion Show

San Francisco, CA, May 18, 2015 – On Thursday, May 14, 2015, 39 student designers presented their final collections at the annual Academy of Art University Graduation Fashion Show in […]