AMI Alexandre Mattiussi wins the ANDAM Fashion Award 2013 by the "Association Nationale pour le développement des Art et de la Mode"
The jury members met on Thursday, July 4th to select, by simple majority vote, the fellowship winners of the 2013 ANDAM Fashion Award edition. Made up of its consortium of sponsors - Fashion GPS, Pierre Bergé - Yves Saint Laurent Foundation, Hudson’s Bay Company, Longchamp, LVMH, Les Galeries Lafayette, OTB, Swarovski, thecorner.com and the house of Yves Saint Laurent – and fashion professionals, the ANDAM national commission is pleased to award :
the Grand Prix to: AMI- Alexandre Mattiussi( amiparis.fr )
Graduated from Duperré School, Alexander Mattiussi honed his knowledge at Dior’s ‘30 Avenue Montaigne’ men’s line, before joining Givenchy as first menswear assistant in 2004 and Marc Jacobs Men in 2009. In 2010, he launched his own label AMI, a unique concept of ready- to-wear for men: a complete men’s wardrobe, well designed, easy, chic and above all, cool.
He showed his first collection in January 2011, during Paris Men Fashion Week.
The second edition of the First Collections Prize is granted to: Christine Phung (christinephung.com)
Graduated from Duperré school and IFM, Christine Phung successively worked for Christophe Lemaire, Chloé, Vanessa Bruno, Lacoste and Dior. In 2011, she created her own label and won the ‘Grand Prix de la Ville Paris’. In 2012, she finished her first collection and is nominated among the finalists of Mango Fashion Awards. Last March, she was selected by the French Federation of Couture to present her third collection at the Designer Apartments. © andam.fr