The Style and Design Society’s annual trend present hits the digital runway at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 15. “Uncharted” will characteristic clothes collections created by 10 college students within the UC Davis division of design’s “Signature Collections” course.
The coed-run trend present is normally held throughout UC Davis’ annual campus-wide celebration on Picnic Day. As a consequence of COVID-19, “Uncharted” will likely be offered prematurely of Picnic Day this 12 months. A video recording of the present will likely be accessible later for viewing as a part of the digital Picnic Day celebration on Saturday, April 17, at picnicday.ucdavis.edu.
“This 12 months, ‘DES 179 Signature Assortment’ college students not solely displayed their creativity with their collections but in addition with the movies they developed for our very first digital trend present,” mentioned Gozde Goncu-Berk, assistant professor of design.
“In the course of the 10-week on-line class, the scholars created their clothes of their house studios and the outcomes are designs that vary from avant-garde sculptural seems to be to whimsical silhouettes. Zero-waste designs, 3D material manipulations, couture patterns and performance are among the highlights of this 12 months’s digital trend present.”
In presenting this 12 months’s collections, undergraduate scholar Olivia Simms researched a variety of digital codecs.
“The problem was figuring out which platform would greatest serve the wants of all the coed designers and their computer systems and technical gear,” Simms mentioned. “We agreed that Twitch can be straightforward to edit inside and make any last-minute changes since there are all the time last-minute adjustments in each trend present.”
For entry particulars to the free present, go to https://bit.ly/3fENJzH.
The style present has been a part of Picnic Day for greater than 30 years. Over time, the occasion has grown into one of many day’s extra widespread occasions.