The Istituto Marangoni name is synonymous with excellence, having trained some of the world’s most successful designers and industry professionals. ISI Florence is pleased to offer the Fashion Styling & Creative Direction Semester Program in cooperation with the Istituto Marangoni di Firenze. Together, we offer a program of unparalleled service quality, world-class academics, and cultural immersion.

 

FASHION STYLING & CREATIVE DIRECTION  PROGRAM

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This semester-long program will take place in the historic center of Florence at the nearby Istituto Marangoni (on via Tornabuoni 17) just a short walk from ISI Florence’s Palazzo Rucellai.

Program participants will have the unique experience to study alongside dedicated students from all over the world, each with a common and fervent interest in the fashion industry. In this exceptional academic program, students will learn to recognize, reinvent, and define both style and image for a garment, a product, or a brand. The semester offers opportunities for the development of skills in styling and direction, including graphic design, photography, as well as production and set design.

Note: Students must have at least one year of previous undergraduate study or experience in fashion styling, communication, or a similar field as they will be asked to develop narratives through creative expression.


This comprehensive semester program consists of three thematic units for a total of 230 hours. Each unit consists of interdisciplinary study sessions in fashion design, creation and marketing.

 

FALL SEMESTER (September – December 2019)

UNIT ONE
Fashion Branding Unit (100 hrs)
Market Insight – 20 hours
Brand Identity – 20 hours
Digital Marketing – 20 hours
Entrepreneurship – 20 hours
Personal Styling – 20 hours
UNIT TWO
Still Life Unit (100 hrs)
Still Life Styling – 20 hours
Still Life Photography – 20 hours
Still Life Advertising – 20 hours
Production & Set Design – 20 hours
Graphic Design – 20 hours
UNIT THREE
Fashion, Art and Cultural Context (30 hrs)
Fashion, Art and Cultural Context – 30 hours 

 

SPRING SEMESTER (January – May 2020)

UNIT ONE
Still Life Unit (100 hrs)
Still Life Styling – 20 hrs
Still Life Photography – 20 hrs
Still Life Advertising – 20 hrs
Production & Set Design – 20 hrs
Graphic Design – 20 hrs
UNIT TWO
Fashion Editorial Unit (100 hrs)
Editorial Styling – 20 hrs
Editorial Design – 20 hrs
Beauty Hair & Make Up – 20 hrs
Photo Retouching – 20 hrs
Photography – 20 hrs
UNIT THREE
Fashion, Art and Cultural Context (30 hrs)
Fashion, Art and Cultural Context – 30 hours

 

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Interested students should contact [email protected]  to apply or to be contacted by an  admission specialist.