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Leadership and Arts Coalition to Auction Nicholas Mayfield Piece "5/30/20"

By Dorothy Crouch | September 9, 2020

A new nonprofit organization is placing a spotlight on how the arts can improve education in marginalized communities. As part of its launch, the Leadership and Arts Coalition is highlighting the work of artist and designer Nicholas Mayfield.

California Apparel News Retail Editor Andrew Asch Recognized by L.A. Press Club

During an Aug. 29 video broadcast, the Los Angeles Press Club hosted its 62nd annual Southern California Journalism Awards.

Apparel News Group Responds to Effects of Coronavirus on the Industry

Apparel News Group Responds to Effects of Coronavirus on the Industry

At California Apparel News, we hope you are remaining safe and healthy as the coronavirus has reached a state of emergency in our country and around the world.

FIDM Museum & Galleries Gala Honors ‘Art of Motion Picture Costume Design’

FIDM Museum & Galleries Gala Honors ‘Art of Motion Picture Costume Design’

Now in its 28th year, the annual preview of the “Art of Motion Picture Costume Design” at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising’s FIDM Museum & Galleries honored the work of designers from 30 films.

Beverly Center Welcomes The Lost Warhols

Beverly Center Welcomes The Lost Warhols

Celebrating the grand opening of its new pop-up space on Dec. 16, The Lost Warhols Museum welcomed guests to the Beverly Center to experience Karen Bystedt's work inspired by and based upon the life and art of late 20th-century artist Andy Warhol.

CFF Hosts 72nd Annual Christmas Party for Kids

CFF Hosts 72nd Annual Christmas Party for Kids

More than 250 Los Angeles kids got holiday gifts from the California Fashion Foundation on Dec. 11 at the penthouse of the Cooper Design Space in downtown Los Angeles.

Ahead of Anniversary, California Apparel News Makes a Move

Ahead of Anniversary, California Apparel News Makes a Move

Nearing the milestone of reaching its 75th year in publication, California Apparel News will begin its anniversary in a new space. At the end of November, the media firm relocated to The New Mart, located at 127 East Ninth Street in Los Angeles’ downtown fashion district.

Apparel Leaders Discuss Post-Glass Ceiling Business at City of Hope Fashion + Brunch

Apparel Leaders Discuss Post-Glass Ceiling Business at City of Hope Fashion + Brunch

During its “Fashion + Brunch: A Women’s Leadership Panel,” hosted Sept. 26 at The Line Hotel, located in Los Angeles’ Koreatown, the cancer-treatment-center City of Hope raised more than $50,000.

Fashion Scholarship Fund Produces First L.A. Events

Fashion Scholarship Fund Produces First L.A. Events

After decades of producing talent-acquisition events and annual galas in New York City, the Fashion Scholarship Fund produced its first events in Los Angeles.

Otis Names Fashion Building After Swimwear Giant Anne Cole

Otis Names Fashion Building After Swimwear Giant Anne Cole

Star swimwear designer Anne Cole served as a mentor and major fund-raiser for the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles’ Westchester section before she passed at age 90 in 2017. Just as the 2019–2020 academic year started, Anne Cole’s estate bequeathed $2.5 million to Otis.

Vegan Fashion Week Returns to Los Angeles

Vegan Fashion Week Returns to Los Angeles

Returning to Los Angeles for its second installment, Vegan Fashion Week, the ethical-fashion runway and trade-show event, will be hosted Oct. 10–15.

FIDM and the Television Academy Pay Homage to Costume Designers Ahead of Emmys

FIDM and the Television Academy Pay Homage to Costume Designers Ahead of Emmys

A little over a month ahead of the 71st annual Emmy Awards, which will be held Sept. 22, the FIDM Museum & Galleries at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising hosted its unveiling of the 13th annual “Art of Television Costume Design” exhibition in partnership with the Television Academy.

Surf Chiefs Challenged to be More Eco-Conscious at Waterman’s

Surf Chiefs Challenged to be More Eco-Conscious at Waterman’s

Supporting environmentalism is the main goal of Waterman’s, which is the annual fund-raiser produced by the Surf Industry Manufacturers Association.

Black & White Ball Honors Two Outstanding Individuals at Fund-Raising

Some 450 guests gathered June 1 at the recently opened InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown hotel for a fund-raising event benefiting the respiratory hospital National Jewish Health in Denver.

CFF Recognizes Fresh Design Talent During Scholarship Luncheon

The California Fashion Foundation held its 2019 Scholarship Luncheon at the California Market Center to hand out awards to a number of California fashion students. As the philanthropic arm of the California Fashion Association, CFF has been honoring student designers for 16 years.

Black Design Collective Passes the Torch to a New Face in Fashion

The Black Design Collective held its inaugural scholarship celebration at the downtown L.A. campus of the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, where the red carpet at the FIDM Museum was filled with celebrities and public figures,.

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