ARCH College of Design & Business in Jaipur is hosting the Fashion Colloquium 2020- an International Research Conference from 26th-30th January 2020.
Fashion Colloquia 2020 is the launch of Third series of Fashion Colloquia recognizing the importance of a ‘Responsible’ future. The Fashion Colloquia series originated through a core network of 4 institutions and involvement in the four big 'Fashion weeks' across the globe. These Institutions were the London College of Fashion - University of the Arts, London, Domus Academy - Milan, Institute Francais de la Mode - Paris and Parsons, The New School for Design, School of Fashion, New York.
Fashion Colloquia 2020 would attract rich variety of contributions from a broad selection of people - from academia, media and practice – and utilize contributions for uploading to a newly established international repository for fashion.
Heritage... Stories of Change... Our Shared Future! (https://www.archedu.org/theme.html)
- Myth to Meaning – Narratives Towards Sustainable Futures.
- Disruption & Innovation – Academics & Industry.
- New Technologies & New Paradigms - Stories of Transformation
- Change Makers - New Fashion Business Models
- Fashion Governance in a Local Context
The Colloquia will have contributions across the globe in the form of:
- Abstract for Research Paper & Poster (https://www.archedu.org/call-for-abstracts.html)
- Concept Note for Exhibits/Installation (https://www.archedu.org/call-for-abstracts.html)
- Fashion Colloquia Design Competition – garments inspired from:
- Indian Heritage Inspired Drapes and Silhouettes (https://www.archedu.org/fashion-design-competition.html)
- Indian Traditional Textiles (Handloom & Handicraft) (https://www.archedu.org/fashion-design-competition.html)
- Design Story ( https://www.archedu.org/designstory/ )
- Online photo video competition for 16 to 24 years
- Puppet Making Competition for 12 to 18 years
The conference in January would have Speaker Sessions, Paper Presentations, Installations, Workshops, Demonstrations, Exhibition & a Fashion Show.