SEPTEMBER 17 - 23
NEWARK FASHION FORWARD & UNITY WEEK
BLACK TIE OPENING RECEPTION KICK OFF
Salute to the Icons and Legends in the fASHION Industry
“SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO NEWARK’S OWN EMILY MILES”
Sunday, September 17, 2023
6:00pm – 11:00pm
TICKETS: $125.00 *AVAILABLE 8/14/23 ON EVENTBRITE
The Newark Museum of Art
49 Washington Street, Newark, New Jersey
The Opening Black Tie Cocktail Reception will recognize, highlight and salute some of the many individuals who have made a major impact to the fashion circle in Newark, NJ. over the past 50 years. During the evening we will also pay homage to those from the fashion community, who are no longer with us.
We will be recognize individuals in the following areas:
Fashion Show Producers, Designers, Models, Commentators, Make-up Artist, & Photographers.
There will be a special performance by, American R&B vocalist Keith Washington.
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
10:00am – 3:00pm SUMMIT
teen Summit Fashion Show
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Arts High School
550 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd.
The purpose of the summit is to empower young individuals interested in the arts, specifically in the realm of fashion and design, and attend a Newark based high school. Our goal is to expose Newark’s youth to various career opportunities such as fashion design, commentary, production, modeling, make-up & beauty, illustration, and stage management. Through this day long summit, our youth will learn the logistics of business, and how to work toward their goals.