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MIU Fashion Students Kick-off Miami Swim Week with Runway Show

By: Marcia Gomez

July 16, 2018

On July 12, More than 40 fashion design students from Miami International University of Art & Design showed off their resort and swim wear creativity and talent earlier today as the kick-off to Miami Swim Week under the Paraiso Tents on Miami Beach. The show was juried by a panel of industry judges who were tasked with awarding the top student awards for their designs as follows:

  • COLLECTION AWARD: Anabel Vanegas, BFA Fashion Design
                                                 Anabel Vanegas
  • EDITORIAL AWARD: Robson De Sa, BFA Fashion Design 
                                                Robson De Sa
  • RE-PURPOSED AWARD: Chevia Roach - Segall, BFA Fashion Design
                                                Chevia Roach - Segall
  • OVERALL DESIGN AWARD: Elnaz Torabi
                                                Elnaz Torabi
  • PERRY ELLIS MENSWEAR:
    • Men’s Trend Award, Christian Cruz, BFA Fashion Design
                                                 Christian Cruz
    • Overall Men's Award, Vania Zelaya, BFA Fashion Design
                                                Vania Zelaya

Miami International University of Art & Design is located at 1501 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 100, Miami, FL 33132. For information, visit www.artinstitutes.edu/miami, call 800.225.9023, or email aimiuadm@aii.edu. Miami International University of Art & Design is located near the heart of the arts district offering degree programs in the areas of Fashion Design, Fashion Merchandising, Visual & Entertainment Arts, Photography, Interior Design, Graphic Design, Visual Effects & Motion Graphics, Computer Animation, and Film & Digital Production. We also offer Master of Fine Arts degree programs in Design & Media Management and Visual Arts.

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By: Marcia Gomez

July 16, 2018