The Academic Year 2015_2016 was inaugurated on 14th December at 6pm in the historical premises of the Accademia Costume & Moda. The new Academic Offer, specifically the new Master’s Degrees recognised by the Italian Ministry of Education, had been presented among with the numerous scholarships gently granted by important companies, private individuals and by Accademia itself.
Mila Anufrieva, Massimo Leonardelli (Image Consulting), Annagemma Lascari (Couturier, Course Director)
Special Guest of the evening was alumnus Albino D’Amato, Co-Creative Director for Maison Vionnet and Founder and Creative Director of Maison Albino, fashion consultant for Max Mara, who was interviewed by Cinzia Malvini, fashion journalist for La7 and Director for BOOK MODA. The talk was focus on his personal path, from the first steps at the Accademia up to the important professional achievements he has pursued.
Cinzia Malvini (Fashion journalist), Mila Anufrieva
Alessandra Spalletti (CEO), Mila Anufrieva and students
Cinzia Malvini (Fashion journalist), Furio Francini (CEO)
Lupo Lanzara (Managing Director), Mila Anufrieva
The Irene Brin Prize, now at its 47° annual edition, was awarded to Gianna Gissi, costume designer and one of the very first students, who graduated in 1967. Winner of two David di Donatello awards (Italian Oscars) and nominated several other times for the same award, her career has been characterized by numerous important films like “Il Marchese del Grillo”, “Il Postino” … directed by film directors such as Mario Monicelli, B. Fenoglio, G. Amelio, Massimo Troisi, Roberto Benigni and many others.
Furio Francini (CEO), Gianna Gissi (Costume designer), Mila Anufrieva
Gianna Gissi (Costume designer), Annagemma Lascari (Course Director)
Mila Anufrieva, Simonetta Gianfelici (Fashion Consultant, Top model, talent scout)