The ceremony Monday marked the beginning of the courses, in collaboration with Polimoda, for the 27 students selected.
“Artists who claim that they don’t care about the rest of the world enjoying or at least paying attention to their art, I’m not sure are in touch with reality,” remarked honoree Clifford Ross at the ocean-themed affair.
Fifteen personalities from the design and fashion industries customized the brand’s Componibili modular system.
More than a means of transportation for Americans en route to Europe, ocean liners were showcases of technology, opulence and social might.
Thimister will collaborate on the collection, which is being designed by the in-house team following the exit of Massimo Giorgetti last month.
The first of what will be a series of notable partnerships is the introduction of limited-edition Finlay & Co. sunglasses and Holicow designs.
The contract is said to be a three-year agreement and is expected to expire in March or April 2018.