BIG SEE FASION DESIGN AWARDS
Fashion designers which represent 19 countries of SEE region are carefully curated and will be presented in eighteen national pavilions. They are already winners in one of three categories for their country, and they represent the best creative forces of thers nations.
– The IT factor of a country: the spirit of a country, the 4Es – Exotic, Eclectic, Eccentric, Emotions
– Wearable art / Timeless: stunning fashion cut constructions, conceptual clothing, well elaborated colours/patterns/prints
– Step forward: usage of new modern technologies and materials / Slow fashion – stands for designing, creating, and buying long-lasting garments of high quality /ecological / ethical / sustainable / cruelty free fashion
– Inspirational – visionary: the Award is granted by Zavod Big to those individuals who enrich and inspire the world of creativity, tend to move forward by pushing the design boundaries, and help to encourage the creative environment in the region of Southeastern Europe. Their activities represent a significant contribution to the role of design in the region, and due to their efforts the Southeast European design has been put on the map of the greatest design achievements. We are all overwhelmed with emotion and deeply touched by these visionary leaders’ creative work which ignites our passions and steers us in the right direction to bring out the best in us.
Curator: Meta Megušar Bizjan, Assistant Curator: Špela Valenčič