The Las Vegas trade shows are about to get another entrant in Liberty Fairs, a new exhibition that industry veteran Sam Ben-Avraham will launch in August.
Ben-Avraham was the founder in 2003 of Project, which he sold to Advanstar Communications in 2005 for about $38 million. Since then Advanstar has grown Project into its marquee men’s show in both Las Vegas and New York.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"