Application Open: December 7, 2016
Application Deadline: Jan 27, 2017, 5 pm
The 2017 Teen Stylin’: Alchemy program marries creative fashion design with the principles of science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Student designers will select a masterwork from VMFA’s permanent collection and, using creative construction and alternative material-application techniques with the opportunity to create electrically powered wearable works of art.
In addition, students will have free access to view the stunning jewelry and haute couture fashion designs appearing in VMFA’s special exhibitions, The Rachel Lambert Mellon Collection of Jean Schlumberger (Feb 11–Jun 18, 2017), and Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style (May 6–Aug 27, 2017) to draw inspiration from when developing their garments.
Students between grades 6–12 are selected through an application process designed to serve as a practical experience in applying for higher education or competitive programs.
Course Options & Schedules
Stylin' in the Studio Saturday Workshops
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