MDD Expressions curated by Istituto Marangoni Miami

THE ANNUAL TWO-DAY TALK SERIES CURATED BY
ISTITUTO MARAGONI MIAMI

Thu, Aug 22, 2019, 1:00 PM
Fri, Aug 23, 2019, 6:00 PM

Come be a part of the discussions that will unite artists, designers, creators, aducators and trend-setters of the fashion and design industries.

Thursday, Aug 22

1PM-3PM THE TRUE MEANING OF BRAND HERITAGE 

A deep look into brand brand heritage in the era of fast fashion and cultural appropriation
ADRIANA HOYOS FURNISHINGS, 4141 NE 2nd Avenue

Followed by a reception and special exhibition of 164 Women: an installation deeply rooted in their brand heritage.
Cuyana, 155 NE 40th Street

PANELISTS:

Karla Gallardo, Co-Founder and CEO of Cuyana

Adriana Hoyos, Founder and Lead Designer

Angeles Ortiz, Artist and Design Curator

MODERATOR:

Vero Ruiz Del Vizo – Digital Strategist, Founder of MashUp Agency, Co-Founder of DAR Learning

4PM SPORTS INFLUENCE ON LUXURY FASHION
THOM BROWN, 191 NE 40th Street

PANELISTS:

Nick Katz, Andrew Skate Shop

Calyann Barnett, Creative Director and Stylist

David Alexander, Founder of DBC Fitness

MODERATOR:

Massimo Casagrande

Friday, Aug 23

11AM EVOLUTION OF LUXURY: WHAT IS LUXURY NOW?

The luxury industry has shown its strength by saving fashion in times of crisis but what is luxury now that exclusivity is being challeneged by sports trends, diversity and inclusion?
Istituto Maragoni Miami, 3700 NE 2nd Avenue

PANELISTS:

Paquita Parodi, Founder Parodi Costume Collection

Barbara Hulanicki, Fashion Designer, Founder of Biba

Adrienne Bon Haes, Collector

MODERATOR:

Massimo Casagrande

5:30PM SUSTAINIBILITY IN FASHION: A LOOK INTO NEW ALTERNATIVES 

Highlighting Prada’s Re-Nylon collection of six bags crafted from reclaimed ocean plastics, fishing nets and textile fiber waste. Followed by a special screening of National Geographic Prada shorts
Institute of Contemporary Art, 61 NE 41st Street

PANELISTS:

Adriana Lerner, Founder and Head of Art & Design at Arrivals Gate

Natali Ortiz, Director of Development for Cleo Institute

Sigal Cohen, Founder of Sigal

MODERATOR:

Massimo Casagrande