Certificate Workshop by Jessica Alvino at Polimoda | Build Portfolio & Get Acceptance into your Dream School! Thur, Nov 12
POLIMODA is ranked top 10 in Undergraduate and Graduate fashion programs in the world (by Times Higher Education and Global Fashion School Ranking) and it is the number 1 for best fashion institute in Italy. It is located in Florence, Italy. Polimoda offers bespoke fashion studies programs in a variety of credentials:
GEMS students have access to UniConnect offers. If you wish to learn more from experts on careers in fashion and pathways, do not miss this opportunity and register now!
“Workshop in Portfolio building – How to get accepted into your dream school”
A Polimoda lecture by Jessica Alvino
A Portfolio is a key element when applying for undergraduate programs in the best fashion and creative schools and universities in the world.
Through the interactive lecture of Jessica Alvino, an experienced fashion professional and Leading Teacher at Polimoda Fashion Design Department, you will learn the guidelines for building a killer portfolio, essential rules, do’s and don’ts, best practices and tips, common mistakes and, most important, what are the reviewer’s expectations.
The 45-minute presentation will be followed by a Q&A session with the audience.
Leading Teacher Design, Polimoda
Born in Naples, Jessica Alvino is a designer with almost a decade of experience in the fashion and graphic industries. Starting as a Freelance Designer in the knitwear world, she collaborated with Pitti Filati in 2011 and exhibited her collection with Filpucci yarns. Her curiosity for knitwear led her to work with companies like Maison L, Giovanni Cavagna and Conte of Florence. She won a scholarship at Osaka Bunka Fashion College in Japan and was noticed at Vogue Talents as well as in the FASHION 2 edition of alt // cramer. She has collaborated with Patricia Al’Kari, Luigi Giannetta, Nicola Indelicato and Palomar. A Polimoda graduate, Alvino is a Leading Teacher of Design and Fashion Design mentor. She divides her time between Florence and New York, working with Brooks Brothers as a Menswear Designer in the Outerwear, Tailor and Accessories categories. She is currently in charge of the Golden Fleece line.
Date: Thursday, November 12, 2020
PART ONE: GENERAL SESSION – how to build a great portfolio!
Time: 18:00 – 19:00 (GST)
PART TWO: ALL SLOTS ARE FULL!
“Portfolio review – one-to-one sessions” with Jessica Alvino
Time: 19:00 – 20:00 (GST) – ALL SLOTS ARE FULL! ON WAITING LIST.
Following the general lecture on Portfolio building, you will have the unique opportunity to personally meet Jessica Alvino in a 10 minute one-to-one session to present her your own portfolio and receive personalized advice and suggestions on how to improve it to increase your chances of being admitted in the best academies and fashion schools worldwide.
Places are limited to maximum 4 participants. Pre-registration is required.
Participants will receive a Certificate of Participation from Polimoda. Please ensure that your porfolio or draft is ready!
PLEASE PRE-REGISTER TO JOIN SESSIONS.