Costume Designer and FIDM Graduate Mona May chats with Harper's Bazaar about the enduring costume design from the iconic film, Clueless, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary. "I have to say I am surprised about the staying power overall, but I'm not surprised about the aesthetic in a sense. I feel like there's something about my point of view that's proven to be very timeless," Mona told the magazine.
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Categories: Costume Design, Alumni News, Film
Costume Designer FIDM Alumna Hazel Alonzo shared real stories from 20 years in the entertainment industry at an informal pizza lunch on the LA campus today. After completing her degree in Fashion Design, Hazel went on to the third year FIDM Costume Design pr … Read More
FIDM Graduate and Blackish key costumer Tashiba Jones-Wilson and her sister Zakiya M. Jones are introducing their ZMJ Denim collection at Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza on Saturday, June 18, 2016, as part of BET Experience Weekend. The plus-size denim label is … Read More
Have you wondered how to become a costume designer? Los Angeles is the perfect place to learn how to become a costume designer for film or TV. With instructors from the industry, visits to movie sets, TV studios, and major costume houses, and guest speakers … Read More
Multiple Academy Award®-nominated costume designer Jacqueline West (Quills, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, and The Revenant) has established a scholarship for a Native American youth in partnership with FIDM. The scholarship, which includes a visiting … Read More
FIDM was honored this morning with a visit from Academy Award Nominee Paco Delgado, Costume Designer for The Danish Girl. He stopped by the FIDM Museum & Galleries for interviews from publications gearing up for the 88th Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, Fe … Read More
Costume designers, FIDM Alumni, and fashion fans celebrated the opening of the 24th annual "Art of Motion Picture Costume Design" exhibition at FIDM's Museum & Galleries with a chic soiree and viewing of more than 100 costumes from 23 films such as Star Wars … Read More
Opening February 9, 2016, the FIDM Museum & Galleries is celebrating its 24th year hosting the world renowned "Art of Motion Picture Costume Design" exhibition in Los Angeles. Representing the past year in cinema, there will over 100 costumes on display from … Read More
Academy-Award winning Costume Designer Colleen Atwood visited campus today and shared stories of her fabled career collaborating with directors like Tim Burton and Rob Marshall on over 65 films. With 11 Academy Award nominations and three wins (Chicago, Memo … Read More
Famed costume designer Colleen Atwood will give a talk, "How to survive the industry and love it!," at FIDM's Los Angeles campus on January 27, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Ms. Atwood, who received Academy Awards for her work on Chicago, Memoirs of a Ge … Read More
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