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Visiting Lecturer - Colin Horgan

LSAD  Fashion  Design  graduate  and  recent  MA  Graduate  from  RCA  in London, Colin  Horgan  visited  the  department  this  week  to  give  a  presentation on  his  experience  in education and  industry. Colin  also  worked  with  4th  year students  on  their  graduate  collections.

Dorothy Stewart Award

Grainne  Wilson, recipient  of  the  Dorothy  Stewart  Award  of  €1,000 for  excellence  shown  in  the  B.A. Honours  Degree  in  Fashion  Design  at  the  recent  conferring  at  LSAD.

Makeshift Conference

Staff  and  students  from  the fashion  department  attended  the  Makeshift  Ireland  Conference  which  took  place  in  the  Helix, DCU  recently. There  was  a  wide  variety  of  innovative  speakers  from  all  spheres  of  design  practice.

Michael Stewart featured in Irish Times Magazine


LSAD Graduate Michael Stewart interviewed in Another magazine


Kilkenny Trip

2nd  Year  Fashion Design  students  travelled  to  Kilkenny  last  week  to  see  the  fantastic  Hi Fashion  exhibition  in  the  National  Design and  Craft  Gallery  Kilkenny. The  exhibition  featured  work  from  LSAD  graduates  Danielle  Romerill, Michael  Stewart  and  Una  Burke.  Students  also  got  a  tour  of  the  The  Way  Things  Go; an  Homage  in  the  Butler  Gallery  featuring  the  work  of  our  very  own  Aideen  Barry.

Irish Examiner Press Coverage

LSAD  Fashion Design  graduates  Colin  Horgan  and  Una  Burke  are  featured  in  the  weekend  magazine  of  the  Irish  Examiner. Una  Burke  runs a  successful  label  in  London  and  Colin  Horgan  has  recently  completed  an  MA  in  Womenswear  in  the  Royal  College  of  Art  in  London.

Eimer Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh - Visiting Lecturer

Eimer Ní Mhaoldomhnaigh studied fashion at the Limerick School of Art and Design and also completed an MA in Design History and Material Culture in the National College of Art and Design.
She started working on films in the early 1990s as a trainee and wardrobe  designer  in various costume departments on films including The Secret of Roan Inish and Widow’s Peak and progressed to assistant costume designer, working with Joan Bergin on Michael Winterbottom’s Family, Marit Allen on Scarlett and then with Sandy Powell on Michael Collins and The Butcher Boy.

Eimer  recently  worked  on  Love and  friendship with director Whit Stillman  and  actresses  Kate  Beckensdale  and  Chloe  Sevigny. There  will  be a screening at UCH on October 23rd where students will get to see the costumes from the  lecture on the big screen. There is a Q&A after the screening with Whit, hosted by Niall MacMonagle. Online tickets only €5


AnOther Magazine featuring Michael Stewart

Solange  Knowles  wearing a  piece  by  LSAD  Fashion Design Graduate  Michael  Stewart  in  AnOther  Magazine. Michael  has  recently  completed  his  MA  in  Womenswear  at  the  Royal  College  of  Art  in  London.

Lady Gaga wearing LSAD Fashin Graduate COLIN HORGAN at the TIFF Netflix premiere of 'Gaga - Five Foot Two' . Many thanks to all involved styled by Tom Ererbout

 LSAD  Fashion  Design  graduate  Colin  Horgan has  just  finished  his  MA  in  womenswear  at the  prestigious  Royal  College  of  Art  in  London. Below  is  a  link  to an  interview  on  his  experience  so  far.
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