Weekend Catwalk: MICA’s Week of Fashion: 18th Annual Benefit Fashion Show “Genuine Articles”

MICA’s Week of Fashion continues this weekend!

On Saturday, April 16, The 18th Annual Benefit Fashion Show, Genuine Articles will take place at 8 p.m. in the Brown Center: Falvey Hall located at 1301 W. Mount Royal Ave.

The Annual Benefit Fashion Show explores how fashion impacts our society by showcasing practical and outrageous designs.

Designers and design teams: Anna Obikane, Cary Gray, Etty Leon, Jenae Smith, Katharine Weintraub, Maria Chaverri and Jacob Whayne Dillow, Maria Chimishkyan and Leanna Pascual, Matthew Reading, Mika Eubanks, Semi Shin, Nolla Yuan, Sally Park, Stacie Baek, Taylor McMahon and Grace Kubilius, and Virginia Rohr

The event is sponsored by the Office of Diversity & Intercultural Development, the fashion show extends the designers’ concepts and vision beyond the MICA community.

The tickets cost $15 for students and $20 for the general public.

After the show, attendees will be able to mix and mingle with the designers and view an exhibition of fashion-inspired photography, illustration and fiber arts in the lobby of Falvey Hall. Fashion pictorials of the students’ designs captured by celebrity photographer Derek Blanks ’00 will be part of the exhibition.


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