NEW YORK, Oct 5, 2012/ — What are the unique characteristics of Swedish fashion? Is nationality relevant in today’s global fashion market? A panel of fashion insiders will tackle these questions during a revealing discussion of the history and aesthetics of Swedish fashion.
Moderated by Ingrid Giertz-Martenson, the CEO of Swedish Vision, the panel will also include Lena Patriksson Keller, chairman of the Association of Swedish Fashion Brands; Mikael Schiller, CEO of Acne; Catarina Midby from H&M; and Valerie Steele.
This panel is a collaboration between The Museum at FIT, Svensk Form (The Swedish Society of Crafts and Design), and the Swedish Institute. It is part of the special events series “Swedish Fashion Goes New York.”
Swedish Fashion: H&M, Acne, and much more
Tuesday, November 13, 6 pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre
Fred P. Pomerantz Center, first floor