About


26912 Contre la Foule LI I. merges the aspects of brutalistic industrial aesthetics in to collections that are defined by the subjects heavy vision, signature design and attention to details. The subjects contemporary expression has created a fascinating narrative for 26912 Contre la Foule LI I., immersing you in a universe where the subject explores the desire to overcome humanity, where the human body and technology are the protagonists.

The collections challenges the strains were under of being remembered. Embarking on an inner journey that questions the duality between the devoted and the deceit. Following the ethics of the sincere and the artificial, divorce from sanity and faith, slowly losing your mind as you're caught in forces beyond your control. The subject seeks the essence of the human form in a dimension that goes beyond the normal.

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Education


Oslo National Academy of the Arts
Bachelor in Fashion Design and Costume Design / July 2018 - June 2021
Three year Bachelor programme in fashion design and custume design. Exploring both the cultural and the commercial aspects of clothing as a form of temporal and social expression. The Bachelor’s programme in fashion and costume design builds on subject-relevant traditions, and involves the interdisciplinary integration of humanistic, aesthetic, technological, scientific and commercial subjects.

Esmod
Diploma Programme Fashion Design and Pattern Making / July 2012 - June 2015
2-Year Fashion Design and Pattern Construction
1-Year Fashion Development Management in Design and Pattern Making (Diploma Programme). Specialisation in Women’s Wear.



Experience


F5
Oslo, Norway | Womens and Menswear Designer | February 2017 - July 2018
F5 is a new creative and dynamic design driven project. Working with both the creative and technical aspect of the design process for their AW17 and SS18 collections. Working in Illustrator to create technical flats, updating tech-packs and line sheets, communication with factories and manufactures.

Freya Dalsjø
Copenhagen, Denmark | Womenswear Design Intern | April 2016 - July 2016
Involved in the technical aspects of the design process for the SS17 collection: working with draping and pattern making, working in Illustrator to create technical flats and technical specifications.

GRAA
Oslo, Norway | Menswear Design intern | September 2015 - July 2018
Assisted the head designer with completing the AW16 collection, with overseeing production of garments in various aspects. Working with both the technical and creative aspects of the design process: working on Illustrator to create technical flats, updating tech-packs and line sheets, communication with factorys and manufactors. Worked with the labels showroom, to facilitate during photo-shoots and sales appointments. Helped backstage during the SS16 collection.

F5 Concept Store and F5 Agency
Oslo, Norway | Sales Assistant | September 2015 - July 2018
F5 is a concept store with curated Norwegian design in Oslo. It also consist of an agency and a studio. Worked with sale in store, storage and stocking control, styling and visual merchandising in store and window displays. Worked alongside many of the designers of the brands the store carried. Also helped with planning, preparation and implementation of several meetings and events at F5, as exhibitions, launch parties and fashion shows. Worked in the stores showroom with different designers. Attended NYFW and CFW for F5 Agency.



Skills


Personal | Detail-oriented and highly organized: adaptable to demanding studio environment. Very focused, positive and ambitious, always aiming to do my best with a strong desire to create something new. Self-motivator and a hard-worker who sees projects through to the end.

Apparel | Pattern-making and Tailoring: both in traditional and experimental drafting and draping techniques. Fabric Manipulation: Pleating, Appliqué and Hand embroidery. Able to operate Janome/Juki industrial sewing machine for sample production

Production | Extensive knowledge of pattern-making and technical design specific to womenswear. Textile knowledge. Experienced in understanding of tech pack development and garment specifications in accordance with changes made during fittings.

Computer | Macintosh and PC platforms. Adobe Creative Suite CS6+: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Garment Specification Sheets. Technical Flats on Adobe Illustrator. Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Apple Programmes: Pages, Numbers, Keynote, Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro X. 
(little bit of a computer geek, so I master a lot of other different softwares as well)

Illustration | Fashion illustrations in various mediums. Versed in computer renderings on Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Graphic design and layout. 

Language | Fluent in Norwegian, understand Swedish and Danish. Speak English as second language with professional proficiency.



Events


Oslo Runway 2016 | Oslo | F5 | February 2016
New York Fashion Week 2015 | NY | GRAA & ARCT. | September 2015
Graduate Fashion Week 2015 | London | International Catwalk | June 2015
Esmod | Oslo | Diploma Show | June 2015



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