Fashion Fest | 10 Dec | Tropenmuseum

Fashion fest x Tropenmuseum

This year’s fashion fest is a co-creation between MAFB and the Research Center for Material Culture – of the Tropenmuseum, Afrika Museum and Museum Volkenkunde. The fashion fest is a battlefield for creativity and accommodates 62 talents between 18 and 40 years old that operate within the following disciplines: fashion design, hairstyling, make-up and modelling.

This year’s theme: ‘fashion then and now intercultural inspiration. Through history and current phenomena’.

Over the program, all participants will form a team, where each team will consist of: a designer, a hair stylist, a make-up artist and 4 models. The participants will visit the archive of the Tropenmuseum during private tours and prove their talent through 3 masterclass days. Afther the private tours and masterclasses the 4 disciplines will together prepair their final catwalkshow  in the Lichthal of the Tropenmuseum on 10 December.

Final catwalkshow

An international jury consisting of Shaka Maidoh (Art Comes First), Massamba Lambert (Art Comes First), Steven Dahlberg (Chef fashion JFK Magazine), Willa Stoutenbeek (Owner W.Green) and Els van der Plas (General Director National Opera & Ballet) will judge the contestants from all disciplines. And the lovely Anna Nooshin known as blogger and tv RTL Boulevard presents this year’s fashion fest!

About the event

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 14:00 to 17:00
Entrance Tropenmuseum: € 8 (4 -18 years) €15,00 (adults)