Join host, bespoke menswear designer Stephen Wise of SWB Atelier (City Paper 2016 Tailor of the Year), and esteemed local/regional designers, for a community conversation exploring the “inner lining” of the independent fashion design world and its artistic, professional and personal impacts. Participating designers include: Earle Bannister, Adira Bunch, John Cash, Brian Collins, Sally DiMarco, Crystal Joines, Dino Hartfield, Sehar Peerzada, Richard Swartz, and Brandon Warren. Free to attend, reserve in advance at Box Office.
Curator & Host:
Stephen Wise is a fashion designer and serial entrepreneur from East Baltimore, MD. He began his fashion career at age 14 with a sock business. He has been featured in the Baltimore Times, Annapolis Times, Baltimore Sun, Undaground Radar Magazine, named one of The Baltimore Business Journal top 40 under 40, and most recently Black Enterprise as well as being on FOX News Radio, FOX 45 & ABC 2 News in Baltimore to name a few. He looks forward to expanding his luxury menswear brand to an international audience & providing opportunities for other artists to expand their dreams as well. Stephen Wise lives in Baltimore City.
Reception: 5:30 pm | Panel: 6 pm