is a designer with a Fashion Design BA and MA’s degrees, from the university of architecture
in Lisbon’s University, Portugal.
O M I N g u ES
during his training, he did an interchange
in the meantime, he worked
in University of São Paulo, EACH, Brazil. he
for the stores Benetton and
spent two years assisting
Hugo Boss, the DIF Magazine,
Alves/Gonçalves, two of the most
the MUDE Lisbon’s museum of
influential portuguese designers; he created O SIMONE brand with the runway presentations at the Bloom Portugal Fashion, and the exhibitions in the International Fashion Showcase at the London Fashion Week. recently, he was also, over two years, head designer of the british collaborative fashion platform, Awaytomars.
Fashion and Design, the Lisbon Fashion Week, and he proactively had
lo t s
O SIMONE AWAYTOMARS 1 AWAYTOMARS 2
+ + + EXTRA CREDITS
MASTER PATTERN ILLUSTRATION BLOOM PORTUGALFASHION IFS LONDONFASHIONWEEK PRINTS COOLHUNTING LISBONFASHIONWEEK ADN CONCEPT BRAND
TAILORING PHOTOGRAPHY SHOES TENNIS RUNWAYS L OOKBOOKS FLATS
* car roof with rust
the master project which explores the choices' sense, starting from a set of letters of his name as two words, a sound, a graphic image, a silhouetteâ€Ś
it’s a project reflection about the fashion system: between dreams’ chance, appreciation of the new to satisfy the uniqueness, until the extinction of the product’s meaning at the repeat for the masses. within a space time wich there isn´t existence. trying see beyond the garment’s boundaries, the manufacturing technology of the “point and line”… with the wearability, the privilege and the quality of the past’s knowledge… to understand the designer’s compasses and to find satiric solutions for a fast reproduction of assertive content.
AWAYTOMARS itâ€™s a collaborative plataform which is waiting create clothes with the ideas from the users. the work was creat authentic sense for the brand, an adn, added value for the products and a perennial basic collection as a sustaining base for everything that could be after, when joins the community.
it would like to be about others, to defend their ideas in a design context… to be AWAYTOMARS/”SOMEONE”, as it only exists with the person after the slash (/).
and it could be any subject with any impulse, like any image, sound, photo, drawing… anyone coul be relevant to cause a great inspiration.
beyond the basics, all possibilities as all colors… should be present in the beginning, to reflect that unkown dimension after /
AWAYTOMARS 1 PERENNIAL
other direction, other view of seeing verticality idea, the inclination of a way of think.
AWAYTOMARS 2 PERENNIAL itâ€™s the continuation of a space between basics, basic perennial colors vs infinite spectrum, harmony at the slash reality whose wants all inside.
ph ELLE PORTUGAL
ph JOÃƒO BACELAR
ph MARIA MEYER
ph PORTUGAL FASHION
ph RUI VASCO
ph SAL NUNKACHOV
ph TIAGO COSTA
all other images, illustrations, technical drawings, objects, photos and prints are author's work