An Intimate Interview with Eva Hughes

In Conversation with Bibhu Mohapatra at Istituto Marangoni Miami

Miami’s President, Hakan Baykam, announced designer Bibhu Mohapatra was the second guest of the “In Conversation With” series of talks hosted at the Miami Campus of Istituto Marangoni. Last July, Steven Kolb, President and CEO of CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America), was the first speaker at this event and spoke about the challenges of fashion and gave career advice to emerging designers and students. “Bringing together top players in the industry to provoke new thinking is one of the main objectives of hosting these conversations. Bibhu Mohapatra will be our second guest and he will talk about culture,” said Baykam. “I’m thrilled to host a designer that understands the power culture has in our lifes and in the business of fashion giving our multi- cultural students an unprecedented opportunity for exchange, inspiration, and creativity.”

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Animalia Fashion

The appealing and irresistible power of nature and the animal world captures the creativity and the ingenuity of fashion designers. An spectacular exhibition curated by Patricia Lurati and open until 5thMay 2019 inside the Museum of Costume and Fashion at Palazzo Pitti, with about a hundred pieces loaned from the most important international fashion houses. among them Bibhu Mohapatra.

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