TIME: March 24, Friday, 19:00
LOCATION: Hall 3
TALK: Sarah Hermez - Founder, Creative Space Beirut
How do you kick start your fashion career? What can a fashion education do for you? What options are available to fashion entrepreneurs for continuing education? As the fashion education sector flourishes with new options, Fashion Forward invites the leaders of some of the top fashion institutions from across the region and Europe to share their thoughts on some of the most important lessons learned in fashion school.
Creative Space Beirut
Sarah Hermez is a Lebanese fashion designer, born and raised in Kuwait. She pursued dual degrees in fashion design at Parsons the New School for Design and media/cultural studies at Eugene Lang the New School for Liberal Arts in New York. She moved to Beirut in 2010 and launched Creative Space Beirut, merging the two worlds she is passionate about and bridging the social and the creative industries. She continues to direct the program and act as mentor to the students. Sarah is also the co-founder of SECOND .st, a socially conscious brand with a progressive take on the classic shirt.