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The Creative Exchange: Fashion's New Reality



The Creative Exchange: Fashion's New Reality

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Join our panel of Victorian fashion designers as they explore a digital future for fashion using augmented and virtual reality technologies, then take part in the global launch of Semblance World, a luxury fashion space in the Metaverse.
Immersive virtual runways, digital collection showcases and 3D personal fittings are here.
This free Melbourne International Games Week 2021 event is co-presented by Creative Victoria and ACMI.

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

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