H&M Design Award 2018

Semifinalists announced

Stina Resting – The Royal Danish Academy, School of Design, Denmark
Ester Manas- La Cambre, Belgium
Rushemy Botter – Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Belgium
Ken Boonsong Thaodee- Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Belgium
Flore Girard de Langlade – HEAD – Geneva University of Art & Design, Switzerland
Tamar Netanely – Shenkar, Israel
Yupei Cao, Tsinghua University, China
Katiuscia Gregoire – Parsons, U.S
Gesine Försterling – UDK, Universität der Kunste, Germany
Sofia Mollberg- Polimoda, Italy
Halina North – Edinburgh College of Art, United Kingdom
Emma Chopova & Laura Lowena- Central Saint Martins, United Kingdom
Peter Movrin – Central Saint Martins, United Kingdom
Stefan Cooke – Central Saint Martins, United Kingdom
Kevin Germanier – Central Saint Martin, United Kingdom
Colin Horgan – Royal College of Art, United Kingdom
Chang Zhang- London College of Fashion, United Kingdom
Sueim Yang – SADI, Samsung Art & Design Institute, Korea

The semi-final will take place in London on November 29 where an H&M jury, led by H&M’s Creative Advisor Ann-Sofie Johansson, will select the finalists. The finalists will present their collections in front of an international jury of fashion experts at the final on November 30.

“Thank you for applying to H&M Design Award 2018. We have never received as many applications as this year and It´s been so exciting to go through all the fantastic portfolios, although a tough job selecting the finalists. The best of luck to you all!”
Ann-Sofie Johansson, H&M Creative Advisor

Stay tuned for more information about the finalists and the winner of H&M Design Award 2018.