Doors open: 8pm
Only by invitation
The AFA Jury 11
ELKE BERNAERS / BELGIUM
Production manager of Brussels-based fashion label Sofie D'Hoore. Formerly working in leading positions for Raf Simons.
ULRIKE MÖSLINGER / GERMANY
Marketing manager and member of the executive board of Galeries Lafayette, Berlin. Formerly working in the Upper Austrian state government and as a committee member at Create Berlin.
Marios Schwab / ENGLAND
Founder and designer of fashion label Marios Schwab. Since 2009, creative director of legendary New York fashion house Halston.
Carlo Wijnands / NETHERLANDS
Founder of CARLO WIJNANDS FASHION CONSULTANCY, member of the Creative Advisory Board of the Amsterdam Fashion Week and the Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture (Fonds BKVB).
Additionally in the jury for the Fashion Production Award of the Vienna Economic Chamber:
PATRIZIA FÜRNKRANZ-MARKUS / AUSTRIA
Founder and designer of the fashion label Pollsiri and guild master of the clothing trade Vienna.
ALEXANDER GEORGIEV / AUSTRIA
Founder and designer of the fashion label Alexander.
Committee member BMUKK:
OLGA OKUNEV / AUSTRIA
Fascination Fashion - yesterday and today
Guided tour through the Picture Gallery of the Kunsthistorisches Museum
In paintings, fashion has always played a major role as garments serve as social codes through which its wearers are identifiable in public and in this way shape the image of the different societal strata. The tour through the Picture Gallery comes up with interesting stories revolving around historic fashion.
Presenting Media Partner: KURIER
AFA-AUSTRIA FASHION AWARDS
Presentation of the nominees for the Austria Fashion Awards and selection of the winners by the present international judges.
Fashion Award of the Federal Ministry for Education, the Arts and Culture
Fashion Award of the City of Vienna
Award for International PR
Fashion Production Award of the Vienna Economic Chamber
Erste Bank Fashion Award
Presentation of the winner: SUUS
Fashion videos of the nominated and winning collections by Mark Glassner
UNIT F Editorial Award 2011 powered by GoSee - Award for Fashion Photography
Presentation of the three winners in the categories Fashion, Portrait, Still Life
Ali Zedtwitz, winner of the Fashion Award of the Austrian Federal Ministry for Education, the Arts and Culture (BMUKK) did the internship she was given to at Japanese label writtenafterwards. She has worked for the collection #06 crime and punishment that will be shown.
Aftershow Party @ Market
Following the AFA-Austria Fashion Awards Viennese club Market hosts the aftershow party!
Behind the project Market stands a group of committed gastronomes who have developped a concept together with DJs and organisers with many years of experience. Their aim is to spread both professionality and passion - in terms of programming as well as at the bar!