Annual graduating event by Pearl Academy Jaipur showcased awe-inspiring collections from the students of Fashion, Textile and Jewellery Design courses
Pearl Academy, India’s leading institute for design, fashion and related business courses, organized its annual graduating event – Portfolio 2014 at hotel Clarks Amer in Jaipur today. The magnificent graduation event was inaugurated by esteemed Chief Guest Princess Diya Kumari, Mr. Sharad Mehra, CEO, Pearl Academy, and Dr. Veena Dutta, Director-Jaipur, Pearl Academy.
Extensive works done by more than 60 students from graduating batches across domains of textile, fashion and jewellery design were showcased at the venue. While a splendid exhibition displaying exquisite work by students of Textile Design earned applause from the guests, well-known models such as Purva Rana, Krishna Somani, Donna Masih, et al presented breath-taking couture and jewellery collections by fashion design and jewellery design courses’ students.
Appreciating the brilliant work displayed by students, Princess Diya Kumari said, “These students are extremely talented. Some of the projects are really interesting which shows the hard work done by Pearlites. I wish them all the very best for their future endeavours and congratulate Pearl Academy for bringing together all this creativity through PORTFOLIO.”
Mr. Sharad Mehra, CEO, Pearl Academy, said, “PORTFOLIO is not only the culmination of students’ academic years at Pearl, but this is also a platform where they showcase their creative best to the whole world. It inspires students to go beyond their limits and produce highly competitive work which is recognized by the industry experts present at the event. Standing on the thresh-hold of their student life and all geared up to set their foot in the new world, PORTFOLIO prepares them to be a leader. We wish our students all the best for their bright future.”
“Pearlites are the most sought after design students in creative industries. They are innovative, professional and accept challenges that help them grow in their lives. We are sure that this talented batch will continue the legacy and make us proud.” said Dr. Veena Dutta, Director Pearl Academy-Jaipur campus.
The event witnessed some of the well known names such as fashion designer Rohit Kamra, Swati Vijaywargiya (Owner-Rang), Pankaj Lila (Owner-Lila’s Saree Fashion), Vaibhav Dhadda (Owner-S.J. Jewels) and Rashmi Bhardwaj from Ratan Textiles among many others from the industry.
The ceremony concluded with an award ceremony where all the winners were awarded. Here is the list of the winners:
|Name of the Department||Cohort||Name of the Award||Name of the student|
|BA (Hons.) in Textile Design for Fashion & Interiors||2010-14||Best Design Collection||Muskan Badlani|
|BA (Hons.) in Textile Design for Fashion & Interiors||2010-14||Most Innovative Collection||Srishti Arora|
|B.A. (Hons.) Fashion Design||2010-14||Most Innovative Collection||Dimple Gyanchandani|
|B.A. (Hons.) Fashion Design||2010-14||Most Practical Collection||Somya Singh Pundhir|
|B.A. (Hons.) Fashion Design||2010-14||Best Design Collection||Dheeraj Kumar|
|B.A. (Hons.) Fashion Design||2010-14||Best Design Collection||Richa Chabra|
|PGD – Fashion Design||2012-14||Best Design Collection||Arvind Bhatt|
|PGD – Fashion Design||2012-14||Most Practical Collection||Anchal Saraogi|
|BA (Hons.) – Jewellery Design||2010-14||Most Innovative Collection||Manika Jain|
|BA (Hons.) – Jewellery Design||2010-14||Best Design Collection||Nupur Vasdev|