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Runway

PLITZS NYFW 

Sep '16

Designed and constructed a 25 look collection of garments 

 

Omaha Fashion Week

Aug & Mar of '15, '16, & '17

Designed and constructed three 10 piece collections of garments

 

Flyover Fahion Festival

May '16

Design and constructed a 5 look collection opening for NY Bridal Designers

Education

Bachelors of Fine Arts | Studio Fashion Design

'20 | School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Master of Arts | V&A/RCA History of Design

'23 | Royal College of Art

Publications & Acknowledgments

MALVIE Magazine Designer Edition

Jun '20

Puffer Corset

Michael Jordan X Dior Student Workshop

Feb '20 

One of two chosen undergrad students for a workshop led by Virgil Abloh and Kim Jones for the Michael Jordan and Dior collaboration. 

Setting the Stage exhibition at the Chicago Design Museum

Jul '19 - Jan '20

Work chosen as one of 56 garments from the history of Chicago theater

Annual School of the Art Institute of Chicago Fashion Magazine

May '19

Bone Masks and Hand Suit

Omaha Fashion Magazine

AW'16 SS'17 & AW'17

Experience

Archives, Cataloguing, & Museum

Jul '23 - Present | Front of House for Victoria & Albert Museum

Nov '22 - Present | Volunteer at Victoria & Albert Museum for Fashioning Masculinity, Africa Fashions, Made in Code, & Fashion in Motion Symposiums, Minju Kim Fashion in Motion, & V&A Performance Festival

May - Aug '22 | Archivist for Mallory Talty

Jan - Mar '20 | SAIC Fashion Resource Center

May '15 - Aug '19 | Douglas County Clerks & Marriage Licensing Offices

 

Installation & Curation

Jun '22 | Skin + Mask curated by Vic Mensa Kavi Gupta Gallery

— Garments by Franc Fernandez

Dec '18 - May '19 | Sullivan Center Window Display

 

Installation, Curation, Gallery Assistant, & Studio Mentee

Aug '14 - Jul '17 | Kent Bellows Mentoring Program

 

Customer Service

Server, Bartender & Dishwasher

Jan '23 - Present | Jazz Cafe

May - Aug '22 | The Berghoff

Oct '21 - Apr '22 | Lola's

Apr '13 - Aug '19 | German American Society

HR, Phone Support

May '15 - Aug '19 | Douglas County Board of Equalization

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