Research and Collaboration

Fashion Design and Textiles for Fashion is supported by collaborations with the fashion industry, by workshops, seminars, lectures and Master’s classes. The staff includes active fashion researchers and practitioners.

It is our aim to establish a formal collaboration with 4-5 national and international business partners from various fields within the fashion industry. 

Collaboration examples 2017/18: Cristobal Balenciaga Museum, Spain, The David Collection Copenhagen (Davids Samling), Copenhagen Fashion Week, Copenhagen Film Festival and Copenhagen Fashion Festival.

Jobs and internship examples 2017/18: Dior, Balenciaga, Rick Owen, Marchesa Almeida, By Malene Birger, Marc Jacobs, Haider Ackermann, Munthe, Barbara I Gongini etc. 

We also collaborate with cultural institutions such as Designmuseum Denmark and HEART. The department is an active part of MOKO, the platform for Danish fashion- and dress researchers.