Lagos Fashion & Design Week presented Nigerian designers Grey, Iamsigo, Orange Culture, Kenneth Ize and Temitayo Nathan at an exhibition themed ‘Meta 5’ during the International Fashion Showcase, London. It was curated by Yegwa Ukpo who won Best Curator Award for Style Files on Awards Night.
Speaking on the Award, the LFDW Fashion Focus Creative Director, Wadami Amolegbe stated “At Style House Files, we take pride in our expertise for collaborating with the finest talent in Nigeria. We’re very proud to have assigned Yegwa Ukpo as Curator for 5: Metamorphis exhibition.. who worked closely with Lagos Fashion & Design Week’s Awards & Fashion Focus Alumni. Yegwa’s uncanny ability to reinterpret fashion beyond its seemingly obvious to a diverse audience, captured the attention of the Judges at International Fashion Showcase 2015 and earned him the coveted prize of “Best Curator IFS 2015″.
“Meta 5” is an initiative by Lagos Fashion & Design Week aimed at promoting and developing young fashion designers in Africa.
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