- Press Release
Istituto Marangoni, to celebrate the 85th Anniversary as a leader in the higher education field, launches ‘House of Istituto Marangoni’, an innovative digital platform designed to give visibility to graduates’ projects of fashion, art and design from all the international schools of the network.
The digital platform, developed in collaboration with Vogue Italia, is a virtual and interactive experience constantly updated with multimedia contents, virtual talks and interactive events, produced by Istituto Marangoni’s schools all over the world: Milano, Florence, Paris, Mumbai, Shanghai, London, Miami, Shenzhen.
A project that stems from the desire to promote new generations of talents, a mission shared by both Istituto Marangoni, with its long experience in the academic field, and by Vogue Italia that with Vogue Talents, a scouting project launched in 2009, is a point of reference for creatives from all over the world, a network of people and activities that connects talents and companies, a true promoter of business and new perspectives on fashion.
“Digital transformation is one of the key asset of Istituto Marangoni’s strategy for the next years. House of Istituto Marangoni is the first of a series of initiatives to move forward in this direction. It was conceived before the Covid emergency and today it is a pivotal project to offer a global visibility to the most valuable students’ projects” states Stefania Valenti, Managing Director at Istituto Marangoni. “Innovative and user friendly, it’s a showcase to involve stakeholders of fashion, art and design, to share the visions of contemporary creatives, a real “think thank” from where Istituto Marangoni’s students launch a strong message for a new start, with their unique style, spontaneous expression of Generation Z”.
Graduates from fashion (Fashion Design, Fashion Business and Fashion Styling), art and design courses will have the unique chance to give visibility to their projects, with a particular focus on the best designers’ fashion shows of each school.
Moreover, through the platform, the students will benefit from professional advices to review their portfolio and CV.
House of Marangoni platform will also hold exclusive interviews of Alumni and world-famous designers and creative personalities who took part in the Enhancing the Future project, a series of talks about the future of the creative industry in the post-Coronavirus era.
Istituto Marangoni, as international young talents mentor, together with the launch of the platform set up a contest - ‘Toward a Responsible Future’ - to develop a project focused on sustainability and have the chance to gain one of the 14 scholarships with a partial coverage of the tuition fee..
Istituto Marangoni was founded in 1935 in Milano as ‘Istituto Artistico dell’Abbigliamento Marangoni’ and in 2020 it reaches a special milestone, 85 years of history and success in training the top professionals of Fashion and Design. Istituto Marangoni can praise itself for the education of four generations of students from 5 continents and for having launched over 45,000 professionals in fashion and luxury fields, such as Domenico Dolce, Franco Moschino, Alessandro Sartori, Maurizio Pecoraro, Paula Cademartori, Andrea Pompilio and Lucio Vanotti. It currently educates more than 4,000 students per year from 107 countries at its schools, located in Milano (the School of Fashion and the School of Design), Firenze (School of Fashion & Art), Paris, London, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Mumbai and Miami., the international capitals of fashion, design and luxury. Visit istitutomarangoni.com.
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