Josep Abril

Josep Abril
Day
Wednesday, 29 January, 2014 - 17:30
Hour
17:30
Place

El Born Centre Cultural
Plaça Comercial, 12

BIOGRAPHY

Born in Barcelona in 1962. He studies Fine Art. He studies Design and Fashion at the “Escola d’Arts i Tècniques de la Moda” (EATM) in Barcelona. He lives and works in Barcelona. He creates his own firm in 1996. JOSEP ABRIL is a collection for men.

 

It is currently commercially available via showrooms and multi-brand outlets. He unveils his catwalk shows in Madrid and Barcelona from 2003 to 2009. He has been Creative Director for the “ARMAND BASI ONE HOME” collection, presented in Paris since 2007. In 2006 his “BESPOKE” project for made-to-measure tailoring sees the light of day.

 

In 2007 he forms ABRIL STUDIO, a studio for creating fashion CONCEPTS and PROJECTS. He launches the line “UNIFORMED BY” of design uniformity. He creates the costumes for shows, theater and opera. He gives classes and workshops at different Design Schools: I.E.D., ESDI, ELISAVA and FELICIDAD DUCE. He operates as an external consultant and Art Director.

 

In 1991 he wins the first GAUDÍ Prize for new designers. In 2004 he receives the GQ Award for best designer for men in the country. In 2008 he receives the “Barcelona es Moda” (Barcelona is fashion) accolade for the best professional.

 

COLLECTION – 34 FW#1415N34 reflections

 

Designer and Brand: Josep Abril
Address: c/Consell de Cent, 159
08015 Barcelona
Phone number:+34 93 004 72 80
E-mail:[email protected]
Web: www.josepabril.com
Brand Manager: Josep Abril
Commercial Responsible: Josep Abril