Southtown Art of Fashion Show

Release Date: 2007-07-18
Originally part of the month-long Southtown fundraiser, Art in the ’Hood, the Southtown Art of Fashion Show has continued to grow in popularity and importance, coming into its own as a stand-out, premier event. The event assists Southtown in raising funds to revitalize the neighborhoods commercial corridors, shining a spotlight on independent designers, fashion-design students, and all the creative district has to offer. Designer Angelina Mata Chumney serves as creative director this year, while participating designers are Agosto Cuellar, Henry De La Paz, Rodrigo Virgen, Mary Alice Medina, and Luis Almanza. Cuellar is a perennial fashion heavyweight in the city, a self-taught vintage deconstructionist. 226-0888.