Future of Fashion – Academy of Art University at New York Fashion Week

Academy of Art University Students at New York Fashion Week

For talented individuals and fashion designers alike, New York Fashion Week is the perfect opportunity they have to display their talents. Discovering talent is a truly rare opportunity for participants and fashion schools alike. The Academy of Art University has decided to display all of the work of it’s graduates in full detail, with 10 graduates displaying their work.

Designers Featured are Diverse

The interesting aspect of the show is that the designers featured are diverse. Some are from Maine, some are from China. Classes, internships, and labor all came together in 15 minutes, where the idea was to display what the future might hold for the fashion industry. The show gave exhibitors the opportunity to connect with mentors and others whom have a great deal of experience in the industry.

Many Materials Made With Use of PVC

Outerwear, dresses, and plenty of other items were made with the use of PVC. Other materials came together to form brand materials that are sustainable and aimed at presenting the future of fashion to the public. Ultimately, the students feel that the future of fashion will rely on sustainable materials.

Beautiful Urban Campus In San Francisco

The San Francisco Academy of Art University is a urban campus right in the heart of San Francisco. It features galleries, housing, and facilities that are top notch. Many of the participants in the university are Oscar-nominated and all share a true passion for the field. Originally, the school was founded in 1929 as the Academy of Advertising Art.

Huge Student Population With Many Students

Approximately 12,600 students call this academy home, and is the largest private art/design school in the USA. The school even has an NCAA Division II Sports team, the Urban Knights. The team participated in the Pacific West Conference in the 2014-2015 season. The school maintains an accreditation at the National Association of Schools of Art and Design. The school still remains within the family that created it – a painter and magazine editor, Richard S. Stephens

NewsWatch TV Reviews

NewsWatch TV is a Television based news program that primarily focuses on important breaking news stories, important areas of interest, reviews as well as up to date celebrity news. Experienced reporters bring the public current news stories that seems to capture the interest of the public.

For example, NewsWatch recently published information concerning the Contour Design Campaign as well as the results. Apparently the campaign was an extraordinary success. In addition, without a doubt the campaign significantly increased “Work Station Sales”. This seemed to be a topic of great interest to the public.

The Avanca Campaign was another topic of great interest. News Watch reported on this topic continually. The campaign was so successful due to the fact that it raised almost $500,000. In addition, the Avanca Campaign seemed to raise awareness about the “Crowdfunding Project”. Natalie Van Wiykvliet spoke about the Avanca Campaign quite extensively on camera. It appears that one of the social networking websites published a segment of the NewsWatch TV live report concerning Avanca on the Internet.

NewsWatch has also been reporting on Saygus Smartphone Campaign as well as the project goals. NewsWatch TV Reviews sent two of its best reporters to Barcelona for the initial Smartphone launch. In addition, several people associated with the campaign were interviewed by News watch. The best part of all is the fact that Saygus raised over one million dollars. Therefore, this campaign was an absolute success. It seems that the monies raised surprised most people directly associated with this important project. Tim Rush is VP of Saygus. Mr. Rush summed everything up by saying simply that he was more than pleased.

Steelseries Campaign Goals were also discussed and NewsWatch covered the campaign extensively. Product production was essentially the main goal of this campaign. It seems that expectations as well as projected goals were met. In addition, News watch also reported that the use of promotional materials such as short video segments helps a great deal when attempting to promote any product or service.

Spotlight on Crystal Hunt

Growing up in Clearwater, FL, Crystal Hunt had an early start in the entertainment business. From an early age she competed in beauty pageants and took singing lessons. Her first big role was as “Daughter” in the film Problem Child 2. After acting in several commercials, Crystal was discovered at the Actor’s Workshop in New York City thus opening the door for her casting as “Lizzie Spaulding” in the daytime series, Guiding Light. This is a role that she would hold for a total of four years. Her success in daytime television would open the door for Crystal to act in several films. She worked with Zac Efron on The Derby Stallion and Amanda Bynes on Sydney White, showing her depth as an actress.

With great talent comes great reward. Crystal has been recognized several times for her acting excellence. In 2005, at the age of 20, she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy and a Soap Opera Digest Award. Both of these were a result of her work on Guiding Light. Despite not winning, it was evident that the entertainment community was taking notice of Crystal’s skills.

Recently, Crystal has worked on several projects. She scored a role in the big budget film, Magic Mike XXL in 2015. In this film, she worked with Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, and Amber Heard. She was also cast as her self in a reality TV series called The Queens of Drama. This show followed the exploits of several high-powered daytime television actresses. One of her most recent roles has actually been behind the scenes as an executive producer on the horror film,Talbot County. This is the first time that Crystal was involved in a project off-screen and has added another dimension to her resume.

From singing lessons in Clearwater, FL to big budget films, she has come a long way. It will be interesting to see what direction her career goes into next.  Be sure to follow her on the official Crystal Hunt Facebook page, and check out her official website as well.