Launched in 2016, FASHION ASIA HONG KONG is an initiative driven by the HKSAR Government with the aim to re-energise the local fashion scene and reinforce Hong Kong’s position as Asia’s leading style capital.
FASHION ASIA 2017 HONG KONG returns from December 5 to 12 and consists of two parts: The “10 Asian Designers To Watch” curated exhibition and a two-day fashion forum titled “Fashion Challenges.”
The aim of the exhibition is to celebrate the talent and innovation displayed by the region’s most promising designers, while providing them with support in terms of business and media opportunities. There will also be a series of additional pop-ups and a Hong Kong showroom to showcase the work of local designers.
The exhibition will showcase the work of the region’s most outstanding design talents with an impressive judging panel including:
Raymond Au, Professor of Practice (Fashion Design), Institute of Textiles & Clothing, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Deborah Cheng, Chief Commercial Officer, I.T
Peter Cheung, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Peter Cheung Asia Limited
Christina Dean, Founder, Redress
Joanna Gunn, Chief Brand Officer, Lane Crawford Joyce Group Limited
David Hadida, Chief Executive Officer, Tranoï
Edmund Lee, Executive Director, Hong Kong Design Centre