Donald Potard, Chair of the Fashion Design program at Paris College of Art, has been invited to serve on the jury of Seoul Fashion Week in Korea. Donald is the only representative from France on this international jury that will evaluate more than 150 designers.
Seoul Fashion Week, a bi-annual series of fashion business events taking place in March and October, is hosted by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and is organized by Seoul Design Foundation and aims to become a premier fashion week such as those of New York, Paris, and Milan.
Seoul Fashion Week will take place from October 16-21, 2015.
On his first day in Korea, Donald visited the exhibition of Jin Teok.
During his time in Seoul, Donald will be promoting the PCA Haute Competition, a scholarship competition for aspiring Korean fashion designers. The winner of the contest will receive a full scholarship Paris College of Art’s Master of Arts in Fashion Design: New Materials & Technologies program for Fall 2016.