Taibo Bacar, MaXhosa by Laduma, Thula Sindi get Eco-Friendly for the Earth Matters, Fashion Matters Fashion Show at The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art on the 22ND of February, 2014.
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art will host some of Africa’s hottest designers at “Earth Matters, Fashion Matters” a fashion show and concert at the museum Saturday, Feb. 22, from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Katie Rost, a Vogue 100 model, will emcee the already sold-out event.
Global Fashion New York Inc. is producing the provocative show, which will feature eco-friendly fashions inspired by the exhibition, “Earth Matters: Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa.” 10 Designers from across the African Continent such as Thula Sindi from South Africa, Taibo Bacar from Mozambique, KibonenNY from Cameroon, Chouchou Lazare from Gabon, MaXhosa by Laduma from South Africa, Patience Torlowei from Nigeria, Mushana from Uganda, Kenema from Sierra Leone, Abai Schulze from Ethiopia and Sindiso Khumalo from South Africa will interpret with eco-friendly fashions inspired by the “Earth Matters” exhibition.
The exhibition is on view at the museum through Sunday, Feb 23:
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