DESIGN SHOW AT IZMIR ECONOMICS
Students of Faculty of Fine Arts and Design of Izmir University of Economics (IUE) completed their education with a fashion show and exhibition titled, “Metamorphosis”. The exhibition by Departments of Industrial Design, Architecture, Visual Communication, Interior Architecture and Environmental Design, and fashion show by students of Department of Fashion and Textile Design attracted great attention and admiration.
Ekrem Demirtaş, President of IUE Board of Trustees, IUE Rector Prof. Dr. Can Muğan, and guests attended the final exhibition of students of Faculty of Fine Arts and Design. Later on, President Demirtaş and Rector Prof. Dr. Muğan attended the fashion show by students of Department of Fashion and Textile Design and shared their enthusiasm.
Students displayed the ready-to-wear clothing they designed based on the theme metamorphosis at the fashion show that took place at IUE Ceremony Field.
Prof. Dr. Ender Yazgan Bulgun, Dean of IUE Faculty of Fine Arts and Design, said that 16 students displayed total of 147 designs, and that the students’ perspectives got enriched throughout their four year education period. Students reflected the uniqueness of the education they received on their designs, said Bulgun. “We believe that future will be created through design. We are trying to help young designers get into the industry. This fashion show is an end result of a four-year hard work and labor,” stated Prof. Dr. Ender Yazgan Bulgun.
The fashion show, choreographed by Başak Gürsoy, was co-coordinated by Vice Dean Asst. Prof. Dr. Arzu Vuruşkan and Lecturer Jörn Fröhlich.