The FundacioN Loewe and The Univ. Polytechnic, Presented His Master of Design in Leather in Ubrique

Last may I had the privilege of attending the II meeting of craftsmanship and luxury at the Museo del Traje. A very interesting conference where from the hand of Loewe D.Enrique Juan Carlos Santos and papers with craftsmen and artists, the likes of Stuart Vivers I would say, Jaime Hayon, Candela Cort o Norman Vilalta, among others, moderated by Pedro Mansilla, they made us give a twist to the concept of luxury and craftsmanship.

During the meeting we were informed of the Master of design the skin, directed by Juan Carlos Santos and already is a fact!. The course will be held in the beautiful village of Ubrique, famous for their handcrafted leather goods.

With the designers Nicolas Vaudelet, who throughout his impressive career, has worked with Christian Lacroix, John Galliano, Marc Jacobs, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alexander McQueen, and Sonia Rykiel, especially in the design of accessories in leather and Stuart Vivers, Creative Director of Loewe and master classes of Susana Campuzano, Director of top program management and strategic management of the universe of the luxury of IE Business School, José Castro, Fernando Aguirre,It holds the Presidency of Agatha Ruiz de la Prada, is a member of the Board Directors Association of creators of fashion from Spain ACME. o Javier Gallego, Director of the technology center of the impressive Andalucia.un skin program to learn all about the skin and its design.

4 March to 21 may, with a total of 500 hours to be issued in the following way: :

  • 20 hours of lectures
  • 360 hours of theoretical and practical
  • 20 hours of visits (costume Museum, Museum of decorative arts, CSDMM, Polytechnic University of Madrid, Loewe company, magazine fashion)
  • 100 hours of internships in companies of leather handbags.

According to the Organization :

Under the direction of Enrique Loewe, has developed an innovative methodology based on a very conceptual approach to design, inspired by the latest trends in the market, in a deep theoretical training and a rigorous technical qualifications; the greater part of the course takes place in a leather workshop, under the guidelines of different designers handbags aided by craftsmen and technicians of leather goods

Overwhelmed by the choice of teachers in skin, design and fashion to Juan Carlos Santos, the Loewe Foundation, the Polytechnic University and the Movex have gathered in this Master of design in leather.