Month: October 2017

The Academy of Art University Makes New York Fashion Week Shimmer With Excitement

Fashion Week in New York is always launching new names, and has discovered some talent. The School of Fashion at the Academy of Art University held a runway showcase on September 9th, 2017 for the 21st time. The event was at the Skylight Clarkson Square, and two menswear, and five womenswear collections were debuted by MFA, and BFA graduates.

 

Professionals in the fields of the arts, communication, and design, are prepared for their careers by the Academy of Art University. They receive graduate, and undergraduate degrees, programs for portfolio developments, and certificates. The admissions policy is inclusive, and candidates must simply meet the school’s basic requirements.

 

The backgrounds of the Fashion Week designers are diverse. They come from everywhere, including China, and Maine. The audience is always impressed by the range of craftsman techniques, silhouettes, and ideas. They attend classes, internships, workshops, and work hours of difficult labor for fifteen minutes of runway time. They show their vision for fashion’s future to the entire world.

 

A disciplined approach to studying design, and art is employed by the Academy of Art University. They provide students with the encouragement to develop their creative aspirations, styles, technical skills, and talents to blend with professional knowledge. The faculty consists of part-time, and full-time career artists, scholars, and designers who successfully teach students with skill, wisdom, and experience.

 

The designers at Fashion Week will lead, and inspire the next generation of designers, and artists. One day, people will look back at Fashion Week and realize they knew certain designer’s way back when. These individuals have developed their critical thinking, learned discipline, communication skills, multiple perspectives at the Academy of Art University, and come from diverse backgrounds, and ages.

 

The Academy of Art University believes a student learns, and develops their artistic skills with passion. The students are challenged to achieve their potential with deep collaboration, and support. The importance of professional, and personal integrity, and high ethical standards are instilled in the students. The Academy of Art University uses compassion, generosity, and spirit to give back to their community, and remains informed by their San Francisco home. The end result is a magnificent Fashion Week.

 

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Robert Ivy The Master Architect

Robert Ivy is a registered architect and the Chief Executive of American Institute of Architects (AIA) who hold a Masters of Architecture he achieved from Tulane University where he studied Architecture between 1973 and 1976.He also holds Bachelor of Arts in English achieved from Sewanee: The University of the South. Here, he studied cum laude in English between 1965 and 1969. His Education background and hard work have made him a remarkable architectural journalist where his journals are widely read worldwide.

He was a principal at Dean/Dale between 1981 and 1996.Robert Ivy’s career flourished in 1996 where he anchored Architectural Record to become the world’s read architectural journal as the Editor in Chief. In McGraw-Hill Construction Media which also included Green source, he served as the Editorial Director and vice president. He steered Architectural Record to scoop many awards. In 2003, it was awarded the National Magazine award honored for general excellence. The magazine has also been awarded the premier magazine journalism award. It also earned the 26 Jesse H Neal awards 7 doozies. Due to his excellence in editorial media and his lifetime contributions, he achieved the G.D Crain award in 2009.

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Robert Ivy was named the master architect by Alpha Rho Chi who is an architectural national fraternity 2010. Robert Ivy beat Architects like Cass Gilbert, John Wellborn Root, Richard Buckminster Fuller, Ludwig Mies Van Del Rohe, Eliel Saarinen, I.M Pei, and Dr. Nathan Clifford Ricker to receive the master architect honor in 100 years. His communication prowess has helped him deliver many speeches and also hosted numerous interviews to popular people in architecture. At Venice Architecture Biennale, he served thrice as the U.S commissioner. Robert has written a biography Fay Jones: architect which is in its third edition and it lays out in details what architecture is all about. This has proved Robert Ivy to stand out as the master architect as per the award he was given.

According to Robert Ivy, the American Institute of Architects is an organization that holds dearly the values of the people and always work for the betterment of the community they are operating in. As the head of AIA he appreciates that every member is entitled to personal decisions but as a leader of the organization he is there to guide the group on issues that affect the architects’ fraternity as a whole. AIA according to Robert Ivy, is an organization that is committed to the well-being of a society.

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