On Sep 9th, 2017, The School of Fashion at The Academy of Art University held it 21st runway showcase at Sky-high Clarkson Square. In this event, 10 recent graduates of Bachelors’ and Masters’ degrees obtained at The Academy of Art University showcased their five women wear and two menswear collections. The graduates came from diverse backgrounds from China to Maine. All their hard work of designing, preparing and coordinating had to pay off in 15 min of runway time. They were able to do this with the confidence and know how that the Academy of Art University instilled in them.
The Academy of Art University is a private university that is accredited by six different organizations and offers online schooling since 2002. The university was founded in 1929, by Richard S. Stephens. Stephens believed that art could become a professional field. He also thought art should be taught by an artist. The school operates and owns its own automobile museum which carries about 200 vintage cars, some few and far in the world. The school also has a vibrant sports team named Urban Knights.
The Academy of Art provides a trained approach to the study of Art and design, that inspires students to develop their own personal style, creativity, and flair. Has excellent trained and qualified staff who are committed to the students. The Academy of Art attracts an abundant cultural and academic talent from within the community. Offers a unique program that surpasses the expectation of students from around the world.