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Design, Creativity and Brilliance at Portfolio’15, Jaipur

Pooja Verma's 'The Post Apocalyptic Bride' collection at PORTFOLIO'14 by Pearl Academy Jaipur

Portfolio’15 was all about vision, creativity, innovation and ideas by the students of Pearl Academy that possess a great potential to change the landscape of creative industries. It is a celebration of the several years of hard work of Pearlites. Portfolio’15 presented more than 100 brilliant and innovative designs by its graduating students at Hotel Clarks Amer in the esteemed presence of Manish Malhotra as ‘Guest of Honour’. Manish Malhotra has also associated with the Academy as ‘Mentor’ for the School of Fashion, Styling and Textiles.

Pearlites were at the zenith of their enthusiasm as they were super excited about their final year projects which were put on display during the event. Innovation appeared to be the theme of the event which was perfectly supported by the fabulous installations, projects, presentations, explorations, ensemble, et al by the graduating students from Fashion Design, Textile Design and Jewellery Design courses. EnthraDr. Veena Dutta, Director, Pearl Academy-Jaipur, Manish Malhotra and Sharad Mehra, CEO-Pearl Academy at PORTFOLIO'15 by Pearl Academy Jaipurlling ramps shows presented by Pearlites were attended by the industry leaders, aspiring designers, students and their parents.

Manish Malhotra was impressed by the ground-breaking creativity of many student projects and said, “The capabilities & artistic calibre of these young students have truly impressed me today. Pearl Academy has done a commendable job in mentoring these kids. Industry demands a constant struggle and it could be safely said that these students have that hunger in them to fight their way forward.”

Dr. Veena Dutta, Director, Pearl Academy-Jaipur, said, “Portfolio’15 is the reflection of all the values that Pearl Academy stands for. It showcases the emerging talent of the graduating batch from Textile Deign, Fashion Design and Jewelry Design. It is with great sense of pride and satisfaction that we are sending out our treasured pearls in the profession world! I congratulate the passing cohorts and the entire Pearl family for achieving another year of success. I wish all graduates a very successful and promising future ahead in whatever they peruse.”

The event waswinners- Jaipur attended by the who’s who of the city including Paritosh Mehta, Founder-Trunks Company; Sunita Shekhawat, Jewellery Designer; Jaykirti Baria, Founder – Jaykirti Textiles; Ayush Kasliwal, and Jane Himmat Singh among many others.

After the towering success of Portfolio’15 in Delhi, Jaipur Portfolio was also a success and garnered admiration from all the corners of industry. Portfolio’15 ended on a high note with awards distribution ceremony for the outstanding work presented by Pearlites.

 

 

List of WINNERS from Portfolio’15, Jaipur

Undergraduate Course in Jewellery Design

# Innovative Collection
Neha Singhal for ‘Not Being to Being’
Shriya Aggarwal for ‘Seasons in the Sun’

# Best Commercially Viable Design Collection
Divya Thukral for ‘Hanami (Joy of Cherry Blossom)’

Undergraduate Course in Textile Design

# Most Innovative Collection
Anujyot Jain for ‘Metamorphosis’

# Best Design Collection
Aarushi Arora for ‘Pure’

Post Graduate Diploma in Fashion Design

# Best Design Collection
Nikita Jangir for ‘Wayang Kulit’

Undergraduate Course in Fashion Design

# Most Practical Collection
Aaransha Gupta for ‘Saral’

# Most Innovative Collection
Aashita Jain for ‘Contemporary Armour’
Pooja Vijay Verma for ‘The Post-Apocalyptic Bride’

# Best Design Collection
Shaivya Gupta for ‘La Femme Enfant’

For more glimpses, click here: PORTFOLIO’15 Jaipur

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Bigger and better than ever PORTFOLIO 2015!

Wow, What a Success! PORTFOLIO 2015, Pearl Academy’s biggest and the most happening event ended on a high leaving everyone craving for more. The 3-day event was a perfect amalgamation of design, creativity and innovation demonstrated by the graduating students of Pearl Academy. All the graduating students from UG and PG courses under School of Communication, Media & Film; School of Design; School of Creative Business; and School of Fashion Styling & Textiles, were enthusiastic to showcase their years of hard-work and dedication at Portfolio’15.

Manish Malhotra, India’s most celebrated costume Designer, was the Guest of Honour at the event. His presence inspired the new crop of budding designers to achieve greater heights in their fields of interest. Manish Malhotra has also associated with the Academy as Mentor of School of Fashion, Styling and Textiles.

Model displaying the work of Fashion Media Make-up Course under School of Fashion, Styling & TextilesNew Undergraduate courses in Jewellery Design and Product Design for the Noida campus of Pearl Academy were launched during the event by designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil Mehra along with Subhash Bhola, Director, Bhola Sons Jewellery. On Day3, Renowned fashion designers JJ Valaya and Rina Dhaka marked their presence as Chief Guests in one of the ramp shows. The guest list includes many such eminent personalities from the creative industries including Anjan Chakravorty, Design Head, Times of India; Ankur Singh Chauhan, Head & Director-CII (Delhi State); Rinki Singhania, Head-Visual Merchandising, LVMH (Watches & Jewellery); Madhu and Neeraj Manchanda from NM Architects who were present at various activities during the three days of Portfolio’15 at NSIC, Okhla.

Day one set the tempo for the grand event and started with ‘Design Immersion workshops’ conducted for over 1500 students from more than 25 schools across Delhi/NCR. If Day one was about learning and exploration, day two was buzzing with fashion shows, panel discussions and the special guest – Mr. Manish Malhotra. The last and the final day focused on panel discussion, fashion shows and the awards ceremony.

Niyati Jain from School of Communication, Media & Film showing her book on Spiders to Manish MalhotraManish Malhotra was impressed by the innovative creativity of many student projects and said, “The capabilities & artistic calibre of these young students have truly impressed me today. Pearl Academy has done a commendable job in mentoring these kids. The industry demands a constant struggle and it could be safely said that these students have that hunger in them to fight their way forward.”

Sharad Mehra, CEO, Pearl Academy, said, “Portfolio’15 has been our biggest and best Portfolio till date and I’m absolutely delighted to see the response from the industry, students and guests. Pearlites have showcased some of their most creative work using this platform and I’m very proud of each one of them!”

Sharad Mehra, CEO, Pearl Academy, felicitating the winners at PORTFOLIO'15When asked about the changing trends of design education and industry in India, Mr. Mehra quoted “What gives us immense pride is when our students go out in the real professional world, they get acknowledged for their learnings, exposure, skill-set and attitude earned during the academic years at Pearl. The industry recognizes us as best. We also seek its association and work closely to formulate pioneering courses/curriculum to make the design industries grow manifold. With the change in the design landscape in India, we have also evolved into an education provider that provides global professionals with the potential to be the future front-runners of the creative industries.”

A scorpion made by the students of Pearl AcademyStudents used this coveted platform to display their innovative and out-of-the-box ideas in the form of installations, projects, presentations, movies, photographs, explorations, ensemble to woo the visitors. Furthermore, mesmerizing ramps shows presented by Pearlites were attended by the industry leaders, aspiring designers, students and their parents.

Unique designs, vibrant colours, enticing themes, lots of music and dance made this season of Portfolio’15, an affair to remember. The event ended on a high note with two breath-taking fashion shows on the last day followed with awards distribution ceremony for the outstanding work presented by Pearlites.

For Portfolio glimpses, click here:
PORTFOLIO’15
DESIGN IMMERSION WORKSHOPS
PORTFOLIO AWARDS CEREMONY

 

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