The Creative Exchange: Fashion's New Reality
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Our panel of Victorian fashion designers explored a digital future for fashion using augmented and virtual reality technologies. The session globally launched of Semblance World, a luxury fashion space in the Metaverse. featuring
immersive virtual runways and digital collection showcases.
This Melbourne International Games Week 2021 event was co-presented by Creative Victoria and ACMI. A recording of the session can be viewed here www.youtube.com/watch?v=P9z9vbMaUK4.
This Creative Exchange in two parts includes:
1. A conversation with Victorian fashion designers about their experiences at the emerging frontier of fashion and tech as part of the Digital Fashion Incubator, while also dealing with the pressures the COVID-19 pandemic has put on the creative industries and small business. With:
Denni Francisco (Ngali)
Estelle Michaelides (Micky in the Van)
Courtenay Stolz (Maude Studio)
Badrriya Henry (Semblance World)
Darren Vukasinovic (Ignition Immersive)
Facilitated by fashion journalist Janice Breen Burns and videogames / technology journalist Jini Maxwell.
2. The global launch of luxury fashion Metaverse Semblance World created with an EPIC games Mega Grant, with an in-depth interview with co-creators Roberta Annan and Badrriya Henry. Hosted by videogames / technology journalist, Jini Maxwell and Videogames Curator, ACMI, Arieh Offman.
Semblance World is an immersive virtual platform that will enable fashion brands to create limited-time events, VIP experiences, gamified touchpoints, rentable virtual runways and showrooms and sustainable 3D digital model collections within a digital world.
Image: Semblance World
Welcome to Fashion's new reality!
Presented by Creative Victoria and ACMI
For enquiries about The Creative Exchange or this event, please contact:
Katie White - Creative Victoria