TIME: Thursday, 31 March 2016 - 17:00
LOCATION: HALL 1
Beirut born, Hussein Bazaza developed an appreciation of all artistic fields at a young age before enrolling at ESMOD Beirut. Graduating in 2011, Bazaza continued with an internship at Maison Rabih Kayrouz in Paris, and later worked for Elie Saab as a junior designer before launching his first collection in 2012 where he was selected by the Starch Foundation to launch his eponymous ready-to-wear line.
Bazaza has received the prestigious Elle Style Award “Best Upcoming Middle East Designer”, “Best Emerging Designer” for The Middle East Fashion Awards 2015 as well as the inaugural winner of the Style.com/Arabia - DDFC Fashion Prize with the launch of his winning capsule collection on Farfetch.com in Spring 2016