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Reclaimed Couture for a Cause: 2013 Discarded to Divine

Photo courtesy of Festive Productions, Discarded to Divine. This past Tuesday, University students’ and faculty designed one of a kind reclaimed pieces of apparel, accessories, and home décor to be […]

Student Spotlight: Zachary Blumenfeld

This week’s Student Spotlight features BFA Men’s Design student, Zachary Blumenfeld. Barely halfway through his fashion education, Zach’s style influence can already be seen beyond campus as he recently designed […]

Brown and pink Origami shoes by Gina CW Chou

Fashion Student Art Supports Life “In Our Shoes”

Brown & pink origami shoes by Gina C.W. Chou. Tomorrow’s “In Our Shoes” charity event features one-of a kind art pieces designed by Academy of Art University fashion students to […]


On Display at the InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel

Window displays have always had a special relationship with fashion, with department store windows showcasing some of the most inventive and fantastical displays around (did you see the BG Follies […]

Alexander Wang + Fashion’s Night Out Cage Installation Contest

The cage – covered in birds – at the Alexander Wang Flagship in NYC. Photo Courtesy of Alexander Wang.  Fashion’s Night Out is always a major happening – especially in NYC. Thousands of […]

Alumni Update: Teddy Sae Park

Today’s Alumni Update is with Teddy Sae Park, a B.F.A. Visual Merchandising alumnus who recently landed an amazing job with Louis Vuitton in Korea. Teddy was a standout student and […]

Monday Morning Photo

Roksanda Ilincic’s wall of flowers. Photo Courtesy of Freddie Helwig/NOWNESS. In this edition of Monday Morning Photo, we bring you a series of images (courtesy of NOWNESS) from fashion’s secret […]

New Eye Candy at the InterContinental Mark Hopkins

Each semester, students in Martin Zanfardino’s visual merchandising class design dynamic window displays for the InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel. The Mark Hopkins is a San Francisco landmark, rich with history […]

Neiman Marcus Salutes Sarah Burton

All Photos Courtesy of Randy Brooke. In honor of Sarah Burton’s visit to the Academy of Art University School of Fashion, Neiman Marcus in Union Square came up with some […]

The Art of the Signature Scent

Francis Liang was inspired by the work of Jackson Pollock. Here are some amazing window displays created by Russell Clower’s Visual Merchandising 2 students! The project asked students to create […]