The exhibition will showcase signature fashion pieces from Belgian fashion designers in an exquisite setting created by curator Charles Kaisin and students of HKDI. It offers a detailed overview of toda’s and tomorrow’s Belgian fashion, and it is jointly organised by HKDI & IVE (Lee Wai Lee) and Belgian Spirit, a joint initiative of the three Belgian regions Brussels, Flanders and Wallonia to promote Belgian fashion, design and architecture in Asia.
About Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI)
The Hong Kong Design Institute (HKDI) is a member of VTC Group. HKDI was established in 2007 with the mission to be a leading provider of design education and lifelong learning. It brings together the strengths of design departments of the Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) to encourage synergy and interdisciplinary thinking in its broad range of design programmes. HKDI maintains a strong network with industry and provides its students with essential practical experience enriched with cultural sensitivities and sustainability. The state-of-the-art campus in Tseung Kwan O opened in 2010 provides a creative, inspiring and vibrant learning environment for students.
About The Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE)
The Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (IVE) is a member of VTC Group. The 9 IVE campuses are located across the territory. Together they provide vocational education for secondary 7 graduates and secondary 6 graduates under the new academic structure as well as people in employment. IVE courses leading to the award of higher diploma, diploma or foundation diploma cover various academic disciplines including Applied Science; Business Administration; Child Education and Community Services; Information Technology; Engineering; and Hotel, Service and Tourism Studies.
About Belgian Spirit
Belgian Spirit is a joint initiative of the three Belgian regions Brussels, Flanders and Wallonia to promote Belgian fashion, design and architecture in Asia.
About the exhibition
Duration: 4 Dec 2013 – 31 Mar 2014
Venue: d-mart, HKDI & IVE (Lee Wai Lee)
Opening Hours: 10:00-20:00 (Closed on Tuesdays and Public Holidays and 22 Dec, 29 Dec, 5 Jan)
Add: 3 King Ling Road, Tseung Kwan O, NT, Hong Kong (Tiu Keng Leng MTR Station, Exit A2)
Courtesy Hong Kong Design Institute.