Celebrate the future of fashion in Atlanta and Savannah


May 17-20, 2018

SCAD presents SCAD FASHWKND, four days of original designs curated from the finest SCAD School of Fashion senior and graduate student collections, in Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia. The most anticipated sartorial event of the year, SCAD FASHWKND redefines the runway through immersive fashion shows.

SCAD Étoile honoree

Derek Lam

SCAD honors Derek Lam with the SCAD Étoile, presented in recognition of his global influence on fashion. After the Étoile presentation, Lam, known for his luxury products with thoughtful detailing, will share insight into his prolific career.

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2018 Style Lab mentors

The university's Style Lab mentor program affords graduating SCAD School of Fashion students the unparalleled opportunity to work directly with established fashion professionals as they complete their looks for SCAD FASHWKND.


Schedule of events

May 17
Thursday

4-8 p.m.

Jen Library
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.

5-7 p.m.

Poetter Hall
May Poetter Gallery
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.
May 18
Friday

11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Jen Library
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.

10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Poetter Hall
May Poetter Gallery
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.

Afternoon show: 4 p.m.
Evening show & livestream: 7 p.m.

Trustees Theater
Savannah, Georgia
*Tickets required.
May 19
Saturday

3 p.m.

SCADshow
Atlanta, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Poetter Hall
May Poetter Gallery
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.
May 20
Sunday

2:30 p.m.

SCAD FASH
Museum of Fashion + Film

Atlanta, Georgia
*Tickets required.

3 p.m.

SCAD FASH
Museum of Fashion + Film

Atlanta, Georgia
*Tickets required.

Noon to 5 p.m.

Poetter Hall
May Poetter Gallery
Savannah, Georgia
*This event is free and open to the public.

Purchase select garments and accessories created by SCAD alumni in the SCAD FASH Film Salon in Atlanta and at Gutstein gallery in Savannah.

Rahya Blackwell

B.F.A., metals and jewelry, 2011
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Kevin Bongang

M.F.A., illustration, 2013; B.F.A., illustration, 2009
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Bradley Bowers

M.A., furniture design, 2012; B.F.A, industrial design, 2010
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Shea Christner

B.F.A., fibers, 2015
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Michael Cohen

Professor, fashion marketing and management
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Thomas Finney

B.F.A., fashion, 2010
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Jordan Graves

B.F.A., motion media design, 2012
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Emma Wallace

B.F.A., printmaking, 2009; B.F.A., fibers, 2009
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Shop the Runway contributors

Kashish Chopra

M.F.A., production design

Michael Ezzell

B.F.A., illustration, 2014

Ethelynn Hong

B.F.A. fashion

Roberta Lebed

B.F.A. fibers

While you're in Atlanta …

Visit the latest SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film exhibitions now on view

 

'Pierre Cardin: Pursuit of the Future'

March 27-Sept. 30, 2018

SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film is honored to feature the designs of the legendary fashion futurist Pierre Cardin in this major retrospective exhibition. View iconic looks for both women and men from the 1950s to present, borrowed mainly from the Pierre Cardin Museum in Paris, and including several dresses from the SCAD Permanent Collection.

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'Dressing for Dystopia:
"The Handmaid's Tale"
Costumes by Ane Crabtree'

May 1-Aug. 12, 2018

View iconic costumes designed by Ane Crabtree from the Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning Hulu original series, produced by MGM Television, "The Handmaid's Tale." This debut exhibition of Crabtree's work reveals the masterful storytelling inherent in her creations, for which she was recently honored by the Costume Designers Guild. From text to textile, Crabtree elevates the garments to a momentous role as vital to the acclaimed series as the actors' performances.

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SCAD School of Fashion

The SCAD School of Fashion offers a balanced curriculum of design and construction, costume history, and merchandising and marketing. Fashion students are encouraged to develop creative and intellectual thinking, inventive design skills and the practical expertise necessary to succeed in global fashion careers.

One of the most comprehensive fashion schools in the world, SCAD offers undergraduate and graduate programs across four global locations and online in accessory design, fashion, fashion marketing and management, fibers, jewelry, and luxury and fashion management.

To complement this innovative curriculum, the School of Fashion welcomes numerous designers and prominent industry professionals who give lectures, lead workshops, and provide valuable insight through one-on-one interaction with students. Visitors include president and CEO of the Council of Fashion Designers of America Steven Kolb; fashion news and business journalists Imran Amed, Vanessa Friedman, Bridget Foley and Robin Givhan; retail legends Simon Doonan and Linda Fargo; publicity maven Kelly Cutrone; and designers Calvin Klein, Jason Wu, Zac Posen, Carolina Herrera, Betsey Johnson, Vivienne Westwood and Vera Wang, among many others.

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School of Fashion credits

Michael Fink

Dean, School of Fashion

Dejan Agatonovic

Associate dean, academic services

Derek Black

Associate dean, academic services

Jens Kaeumle

Chair, fashion

TÔ Long-Nam

Associate chair, fashion

Sophia Susassi

Associate chair, accessory design

Dan Green

Chair, fashion marketing and management

Luca Lo Sicco, Ph.D.

Associate chair, fashion marketing and management

Alessandro Cannata

Associate chair, luxury and fashion management

Robert Meeder

Associate chair, building arts and fashion

Cayewah Easley

Chair, fibers

Jay Song

Chair, jewelry

Faculty

Marie Aja-Herrera

Mary Alonso

Denis Antoine

Oscar Betancur

Katie Buchanan

Grace Canepa

Sarah Collins

Michael Cohen

Mengjie Di

Abby Ecker

Andrew Fionda

Deborah First

Stephanie Grace Foy

Sabrina Gardner

Fran Goch

Adam Grinovich

Sachiko Honda

Kimberly Irwin

Trine Jensen

Monika Jonevski

Lanelle Keyes

Jill Kinnear

Kevin Knaus

Christina Kountiou

Julia Kroener

Bonnie Kubasta

Hongsock Lee

Seung-Hea Lee

Donald Levy

Lucas Maethger

Gemma Marsh

Betty Martinelle

Christopher McDonnell

Ryan Mercer

Anthony Scott Miller

Jennifer Moss

Mary Norton

Evelyn Pappas

Candance Parton

Quy Cory Quach

Michelle Quick

Kimberly Rabanal

Sara Rabinowitz

Soeren Reimers

Barry Roode

Liz Sargent

Jessica Smith

Stephanie A. Taylor

Doris Treptow-Kovacs

Kori Smith Urso

Rahul Verma

Lara Wolf

Staff

Brigitte Da Silva

Jennifer Knapp

Darlin Lozano

Jocelyn Mitchell

Joy Pollak

Rachel Spurlock

Tenley Strickland

Natasha Thomassen

Stephanie Thomas

Technicians

Angela Adams-Smith

Bob Biddlestone

Calvin Bryant

Manal Eldemerdash Afifi

TJ Flowers

Anna Keck

Norashley Lopez

Anastasia Macdonald

Barbara Molitor

Tammy Stoyanova

Alexis Turner

Andrea Vicens Clavell

Melissa White

Special thanks to the following sponsors

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Friends of fashion
Partners (In-kind)