[EVENT] Fashion Design Research and Practice in Latin America


ROUNDTABLE I

The first event of this series aims to initiate a conversation on the practice and research of Fashion Design in Latin America.

The roundtable will encompass Mexico, the Caribbean, Central and South America, and approach different case studies exploring issues of practice, mediation and consumption of fashion as they relate to social, political and economic realities in this diverse and multicultural region.


The four case studies from Peru, Mexico and Cuba will introduce different approaches in the study of fashion systems in these areas.

PARTICIPANTS
Susana Aguirre (Peru), Carmen Artigas (México), María A. Cabrera (Cuba), Lucía Cuba (Peru).

DATE: Friday May 10th, 2013

TIME: 6:30 – 9pm

PLACE: Room A407, 66 West 12th Street New York, NY 10011, The New School

For more information about the event please visit: http://latamfrp.wordpress.com/47-2/ [Contact: luciacuba@luciacuba.com]

This event is possible thanks to the support of the MA in Fashion Studies, School of Art and Design History and Theory Parsons The New School for Design 

For information about the MA visit: www.newschool.edu/parsons/ma-fashion-studies

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