CrEative Mind Podcast Episode 8 - Damion Le Cappelain

Creative Mind Podcast Episode 8: Dip Your Toes Into Footwear and Accessory Design with Damion Le Cappelain

(by Bobby Brill) No outfit is complete without the right pair of shoes and a killer bag to match. Bobby Brill talks with Damion Le Cappelain, the Footwear and Accessory Design Coordinator for the…

Creative Mind Bonus Episode-Jean Paul Gaultier

Creative Mind Podcast Bonus Episode – Jean Paul Gaultier Visits Academy of Art

(by Bobby Brill) This bonus episode of Creative Mind features Jean Paul Gaultier, a French haute couture and prêt-à-porter fashion designer.

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Creative Mind Podcast Episode 7 – Andrea Skillings on Fashion Product Development

(by Bobby Brill) In this episode, Bobby and Andrea Skillings, Fashion Product Development Program Coordinator at Academy of Art University, cover the real-world job of working in fashion--brands,…

Creative Mind Podcast Bonus Episode – Ilse Metchek Talks Serious Business of Fashion

(by Bobby Brill) This bonus episode of Creative Mind features Ilse Metchek, the President of the California Fashion Association to discuss the business of fashion.

Spring Show 2019 Retrospective – Fashion & Design

Fashion and Design—two of the core subjects taught at Academy of Art University, offering a clear opportunity to showcase one’s creativity and technical skills. It’s definitely a show wherever these…


Female Leaders in Art and Design: Flore Morton

Passion and talent are but some of the criteria that should be considered when looking for people to hire for the job. School of Fashion’s Flore Morton has more nuggets of wisdom to share.

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Urban Knight Front and Center: Sofia Ragona Reveals Why She Picked Art U

Urban Knight Sofia Ragona goes after her goals equally hard on the tennis court and in her fashion marketing class. But before all that, how did she find her way to Academy of Art University?


Female Leaders in Art and Design: Alina Bokovikova

Academy of Art University takes this opportunity to honor our female faculty members in this Female Leaders in Art and Design video series. For the first episode, we present Alina Bokovikova.

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5 Types of Classes You’ll Find in a Fashion Degree Program

For those who love clothes, accessories, and the human form, studying fashion might be a no-brainer. But if design isn’t your forte, a fashion degree could also open doors for you in fashion…

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School of Fashion Lands in Fashionista’s Top 25 Worldwide Rankings

What better gift to receive this holiday season than recognition and validation from people who matter most! The School of Fashion landed in the Top 25 worldwide rankings of Fashionista, and it’s…