On May 26, the V. Zaitsev Moscow Fashion House and the SLAVZAITSEV Model Agency hold a competition of professional fashion designers named after V. N. Lamanova. This year the famous competition will be held in a new figurative format, and its laureates will be determined by two juries.
Within the framework of the competition “Glory Zaitsev. WORLD OF ART”will show fragments of the collections of SLAVZAITSEV and the project“Egor Zaitsev FOR YEGOR”.
The beginning of the competition program - 12.00
Moscow Fashion House of Glory Zaitsev (Prospect Mira, 21)
For the first time, the competition of professional fashion designers named after Nadezhda Lamanova took place in 1994. And since then it has been held annually. Over the past twelve years, the competition them. Nadezhda Lamanova has become an influential brand that largely determines the development of Russian fashion. Over the years, Olga Soldatova, Veronika Samborskaya, Ekaterina Leonovich, Vladimir Zubets, Mikhail Panteleev, Andrey Sharov, Oleg Biryukov, Sultanna Frantsuzova, Sabina Gorelik and others became its laureates.
In 2006 the famous competition will be held in a new figurative format “Slava Zaitsev. WORLD OF ART". The patron and inspirer of the competition, Vyacheslav Zaitsev, in an open letter invites the participants to focus on creating "a modern, harmonious and holistic Image and the highest culture of making Clothing Ensembles." Projects of a daytime business kit for office and street are accepted for consideration; costume-ensemble for receptions and presentations; dress-coat for outdoor receptions; an elegant ensemble for formal receptions and a little black dress. Winner of the Grand Prix “Slava Zaitsev. WORLD OF ART "will be determined by the jury headed by Vyacheslav Zaitsev. The jury will also include Raisa Kirsanova, Lyudmila Ivanova and Yuri Nazarov.
An alternative to the choice of the master of Russian fashion will be the opinion of the second jury of the competition, which will include fashion designers Yegor Zaitsev and Lena Makashova, journalist Alexander Khilkevich, TV presenters Svetlana Shurygina, Elena Ishcheeva and others. Sacrificing the rigor of the ensemble sounding requirements of the collection's models, this jury is specifically focused on finding fresh, distinctive ideas. “The designer does not always have enough resources necessary for the fullest possible ensemble embodiment of the idea,” says Yegor Zaitsev.
Immediately after the announcement of the winners, the contestants and representatives of the press will become participants in the discussion of the submitted works. An impromptu debriefing will be conducted by Vyacheslav Zaitsev and Raisa Kirsanova, who will comment on all the competition collections from the stage.
“Our competition,” says Vyacheslav Zaitsev’s address, “is a kind of creative forum, which assumes, in the course of discussions, to determine the most real achievements of the participants, whose ideas could become models for novice fashion designers. I think the time has come for His Majesty's Art of Clothes to appear on the modern catwalk.
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