Show Angewandte 16

The University of Applied Arts Vienna announces the Show of its Fashion Department, headed by Hussein Chayalan


Show Angewandte 16

Thursday, 9. June 2016

Kunsthalle Wien
Museumsplatz 1, 1070 Vienna
U2/U3 Volkstheater, U2 Museumsquartier

  • Show 1 - Inlet 6 pm, Starts 6:30 pm 
  • Show 2 - Inlet 7:30 pm, Starts at 8:30 pm 


Ticket pre-selling: 25 €
Tickets box office: 32 €


Fashion design training with top professors
The fashion class at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna is the only one offering a university-level diploma in the field of fashion design. The university is one of the leading European centers for training in contemporary fashion worldwide.


Fred-Adlmüller-Stipendium, Rondo Vöslauer Fashion Award & Indie Magazine Award 

Publication of the collection in Der Standard/Rondo
Within the framework of the Show Angewandte 16 the Fred-Adlmüller-Stipendium and the Indie Magazine Award will be presented. The Fred-Adlmüller-Stipendium is endowed with 2700,- euros and the Rondo Vöslauer Fashion Award 3.000,- euros.

The Indie Magazine Award also contains the publishing of the winning-collection.


High profile jury:
The renowned jury is consisting of the following experts: 
Daniela Bittner, Shopowner "Nachbarin", A 
Rebecca Lowthorpe, Editor UK ELLE Collections & Assistant Editor UK ELLE, UK
Nicolaus Schafhausen, Director Kunsthalle Vienna, A
Markus Schinwald, Artist, A
Melih Yoru, Menswear Merchandiser & Consultant, UK


Since the early 1980s the chair of the fashion class has been filled by international fashion stars in high demand such as Karl Lagerfeld, Jil Sander, Vivienne Westwood, Helmut Lang, Raf Simons, Viktor & Rolf , Bernhard Willhelm or  - like the present head of the class  - Hussein Chalayan. Graduates of the fashion class have gone on to create their own labels such as Bradaric Ohmae, Bless, GON, Petar Petrov, Ute Ploier oder Wendy&Jim, have assumed top-level positions in the Austrian and international fashion sector or with renowned fashion companies such as Balenciaga, Jil Sander, Lanvin, Prada, Maison Martin Margiela, Louis Vuitton to name only a few.


Graduation Collection 2015/16

Lila John, Anna Schwarz, Caroline Pretterebner und Raphael Caric

Press pictures
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The photo series of the Show Angewandte 16 was implemented for the first time together with Studio Koslik, the department for applied photography and time-based media. Students from the Studio Koslik photographed outstanding works by the graduates of the fashion class (four diplomas will be awarded) in landmark buildings of Vienna modernism – at the Looshaus at the Michaelerplatz (special thanks to the Raiffeisenlandesbank NÖ-Wien) as well as then Otto Wagners Postsparkasse (special thanks also to BAWAG P.S.K).
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