Last night, Pratt Institute held its annual student runway show at Center 548, followed by a cocktail benefit at the Dream Hotel's Ph-D Rooftop Lounge. The fashion show featured original looks by Pratt's senior class and honored fashion industry big-shot Fern Mallis with the Pratt Institute Fashion Industry Lifetime Achievement Award presented by Calvin Klein.
Guests included Fern Mallis, Calvin Klein, Tom Schutte, Jennifer Minniti, Maggie Norris, Joan Jedell, Patrick McMullan, Dan Scheffey, Lucy Suarez, and Brandon Sun. Mallis is the former senior vice president of IMG Fashion, former executive director of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), and the mastermind behind New York Fashion Week.
Saturday, May 18
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.