The best in Cuban fashion will be celebrating next November with the event “Ataviarte”, first Fashion Week in Cienfuegos, which will take place in that Center-South city of the island, attended by numerous national and foreign designers.
Information given to this magazine by the President of the Organizing Committee of this event, Dianko Menéndez, said the gathering pretends to reactivate the runways of fashion in Cienfuegos, with a national and international projection, preserving handmade traditions of dressing.
This event also pursues to establish a space where diverse art manifestations coincide with fashion and traditions in order to preserve cultural heritage of the city and the country in general.
The fashion week “Ataviarte”, sponsored by the Cuban Fund of Cultural Goods, among other institutions, will be open to all national couturiers members of the Cuban Association of Artisan Artists (ACAA), of the Cuban Union of Writers and Artists (UNEAC), graduates or students of the High Institute of Industrial Design (ISDI) and artists registered in the National Registry of Creators of Fine Arts, among others.
In the case of foreigners interested in attending, they must communicate directly with the organizing committee of the event.