Below are the winners of ITS 2018 who stepped on the catwalk to receive an award. But all of the finalists of this 16th edition proved Bold enough to step into our hearts and join the ITS FAMILY forever. It was a unique edition in a unique location, one pure day of creativity to remember.
ITS Award offered by Allianz (A cash prize of €15,000 + 12-month tutorship by Pitti Immagine, Showcase of Capsule Collection at PITTI UOMO 95) offered by ITS, Allianz and Pitti Immagine awarded to: ELEANOR MCDONALD
OTB Award (A cash prize of €10,000 + possibility of an internship in one of the group’s brands) offered by OTB awarded to: EMMA CHOPOVA AND LAURA LOWENA + TINGTING ZHANG
DIESEL Award (A 6-month internship in Diesel) offered by OTB awarded to: TOLU COKER
SWATCH Award (A cash prize of €10,000 + 6-month internship by Swatch LAB Zurich) offered by Swatch awarded to: SINI-PILVI KIILUNEN
ITS TIME FOR COFFEE Award (Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai special project embracing both brands) offered by Swatch & illycaffè awarded to: TOLU COKER
CNMI Award (A cash prize of €5,000) offered by Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana awarded to: ELEANOR MCDONALD
Tomorrow Award (Showcase at Tomorrow Paris Showroom) offered by Tomorrow awarded to: ELEANOR MCDONALD
+ Special award (presentation at Tomorrow Sneaker Atelier): ELIANA ZURLO
VOGUE TALENTS Special Mention (Feature on Vogue Talents & Vogue Italia Supplement) offered by Vogue Talents Awarded to: TOLU COKER
Teaching creativity. Interview with Ike Rust, menswear tutor to former ITS winners.
13 February, 2023
In the twenty years of ITS Contest rarely have we seen such consistency in training young designers that would be then be selected as finalists by the ITS Jury, a first…
ITS Contest names that ring a bell.
Craig Green, David Koma, Liam Fahy and Lee Matthews in the ITS Arcademy Collection.
12 January, 2023
In the history of contemporary fashion, documented through the perspective of the ITS Arcademy Collection, there are designers who made history. Interestingly, it’s not always names that made it through to…
One Collection, infinite stories: Religion. Looking at the religious elements of the ITS Arcademy collection.
05 December, 2022
Looking for either controversy, beauty, culture or symbolism, it is no mystery why fashion drives inspiration from religion. They are undeniably intertwined: religions and religious orders have dress codes and use…
Handling the History of Contemporary Fashion Evolution. Interview with the head of our Collection team, in charge of handling the ITS Foundation’s archival patrimony.
04 December, 2022
Stepping into a museum space can often feel like everything’s stuck in time, frozen. As if it were a place where not much happens, other than cleaning and occasional moving of…
ITS Finalists nominated at The Fashion Awards 2022. Demna, Matthieu Blazy and Chopova Lowena among the nominees of the Oscars of Fashion.
28 November, 2022
Assigned annually in London by the British Fashion Council, The Fashion Awards might seem like they’ve only existed since Craig Green won Designer of the Year in 2016. But the ceremony…
Sketching, the Aitor Throup way.
A chat about drawing as a daily therapy with ITS 2006 winner Aitor Throup.
15 November, 2022
“Aitor Throup is an Argentinian-born British artist, designer and creative director.” This is the only sentence that sounds vaguely complete about what Aitor is. All attempts to pin down every aspect…