ITALY / Florence: The guest designers at Pitti Uomo 90
April 18 2016
Four international stars will animate the summer edition of Pitti Immagine Uomo, in scene starting from 14 to 17 June 2016 at Fortezza da Basso in Florence with menswear collections spring summer 2017.
MENSWEAR GUEST DESIGNER. Gosha Rubchinskiy, the avant-garde Russian designer, whose eponymous label is produced and distributed by the Japanese company Comme des Garçons, will be the Menswear Guest Designer. At the trade show, the creative talent who get inspired by the hard aesthetic of post-Soviet young culture in Russia, will be presenting his spring summer 2017 collection along with a photography project created for the event.
PITTI ITALICS : Fausto Puglisi & Lucio Vanotti. The Sicilian designer Fausto Puglisi, loved by celebrities around the world such as Madonna, Beyoncé, Kate Perry and Rita Ora, will be the special Italian guest star and will make his menswear debut presenting the international preview of a capsule collection together with his Resort 2017 collection for women. For Pitti Italics, the Milan-based designer Lucio Vanotti, was among the finalists in the Who is on Next? 2012 competition, and the guest of honour at the Armani/Theater in January 2016 during Milan Fashion Week.
DESIGNERS PROJECT. To complete the poker of super guests will be Hiroki Nakamura, the founder of VISVIM label, an homage to the traditional American workwear reimagined with a high tech design. In Florence, the Japanese designer will present a performance-showing, unveiling his menswear collection - also including clothes and looks for women.
Pitti Immagine Uomo 90°
Fortezza da Basso
v.le F. Strozzi 1
50129 Florence from Tuesday June 14 2016 to Friday June 17 2016 from 9.00am to 6.00pm Last day until 4:00 pm