Susana Álvarez
Susana Álvarez
Diseñadora de Moda y Directora Creativa de Laboratorium

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EDUCATION

FASHION ACADEMY FHTW BERLIN (GERMANY)
Univ graduate
Degree: Fashion Designer (First)
Berlin 09/1996 – 11/2001

UNIVERSITY TH DE KARLSRUHE (GERMANY)
Diploma: certificate – Studienkolleg PNDS German Language (2:1)
Karlsruhe 01/1994 – 05/1996

UNIVERSITY PREPARATION COURSE (COU) + UNIVERSITY ENTRANCE EXAMINATION (Selectividad) – TREVENQUE SECONDARY SCHOOL – (GRANADA, SPAIN )
Diploma: Not required (2:1)
Granada 1992 – sept. 1993

INSTITUTE OF VOCATIONAL TRAINING ARMILLA (GRANADA, SPAIN)
Diploma: Advanced Vocational Qualification – Advanced qualification on textile, tailoring and leather (2:1) (Formación Profesional II – Grado superior Textil, Confección y Piel).
Granada 1987-1991

TAILORING SCHOOL (GRANADA, SPAIN)
Diploma: certificate of tailoring with MARTY system – Barcelona (First)
Granada 1986-1987

CAREER PATH

SÁ (SUSANA ÁLVAREZ) was selected among 15 Creative Talents Spain 2019 Forum FIBO (Fashion Industry Business Opportunities)
www.fibo-fashionindustry.com/
Málaga, 17th and 18th May 2019

SÁ was selected by Gema Gómez, CEO of Slow Fashion Next Spain, and invited by the Provincial Council of Gipuzkoa to close the fashion show based on climate change
https://www.slowfashionnext.com/blog/2019/03/24/el-magico-desfile-de-moda-sostenible-de-gk-green-fashion/
Basque Country, March 2019

Formal establishment as a sustainable brand
https://susana-alvarez.com
Seville, October 2018

Member of AMSE (Asociación de Moda Sostenible de España)
https://esmodasostenible.org/
Madrid, September 2018

Laboratorium is established as a vocational training business specialized in professional Pattern Making. www.laboratorium.es
Seville, 2013 – 2020

PROF. ASSOCIATED in fashion design III and pattern-making I in CEADE. www.ceade.es
Seville October 2010 – January 2011

FASHION DESIGNER of tailored clothes, specialised in evening clothes and flamenco dresses.
For her own company -HUHI fashion Berlin-
Berlin 01/2004 – 2010

GRAPHIC DESIGNER cosmetic catalogue, June 2003 campaign “REMEDICA Australia”
Sydney 16.3 – 28.4. 2003

ASSISTANT OF FASHION DESIGNER AKIRA ISOGAWA – HAUTE COUTURE
Sydney 15.1 – 16.4. 2003

FASHION DESIGNER Freelance-
Berlin 1/2001 – 02/2003

FASHION DESIGNER for Art Lab Studio Stage Projects
Berlin 04/1999 – 05/1999

INTERNSHIP in Coration Menswear (Berlin)
04/1998 – 07/1998

Languages: German 1 (Fluent) – English 1 (Conversation level)
IT SKILLS: CAD, GRAFIS, Adobe-PHOTOSHOP, COREL

EXHIBITIONS

TOP 10 FASHIONSDESIGNERS
Her works were selected in the international Fashion Competition “Ramazzotti Runway Award“
LUXXUS FASHION DEPARTMENT GbR
BERLIN, Germany 06. 2010

Fashion show «MODESCHÖPFER AUF ZEITREISE” – “Designers travelling through time”
Awards ceremony «Goldenen Erbse» (Berlin). Scherer González, Antonia Goy, Starbeit, SUSANA ALVAREZ_berlin.. etc
Club GOYA – BERLIN, Germany 05. 11. 09

Photo_exhibition as part of the photographic works selected in the international competition of “CODE PLAKATCONTEST 2009”_ CREATE BERLIN (Berlin) – BERLIN, Germany 24. 08 – 06. 09. 09

Graphic_exhibition SUSANA ALVAREZ_berlin
«11 ART und CULTUREFESTIVAL 48 HOURS NEUKÖLL» in the Social Club «Salvador Allende»
BERLIN, Germany 27 – 28. 07. 09

Fashion show _ Fashion in Andalusia 5th Edition Platform Area NOBEL: SUSANA ALVAREZ_Berlin
Hotel Alfonso XIII – Seville, Spain 12. 03. 09

Photo_exhibition (Competition: “my best picture taken in Spain”, 4 prizes)
“Viva España! _ from Alhambra to Ballermann “
MUSEUM of KARLSRUHE (Germany) 26. 5 – 28. 10. 2007

Fashion_exhibition as part of the works selected in the international Fashion Competition
” Marianne Brandt 2004 ” under the logo HUHI_fashion berlin. Title: Poetry of functionality
CHEMNITZ INDUSTRIAL MUSEUM (Germany) 3 – 30. 10. 2004

Fashion_perfomance «The myth of fire» in the project: «Water – Space – Music – Art»
Wasserturmplatz – BERLIN, Germany 26 – 28. 7. 2002

Fashion_exhibition «international week: guest country: SPAIN»
FEZ – BERLIN, Germany 13 – 19. 4. 2002

Fashion_perfomance «Fashion Berlin 2002»
MUSEUM MARTIN GROPIUS BAU – BERLIN, Germany 24. 11. 2001

Fashion show: Official introduction of the Degree “Flamenco Painting”
FHTW – BERLIN, Germany 11. 10. 2001

Graphic_exhibition «Architecture and Art»
EUROPACENTER – BERLIN, Germany 6. – 25. 9. 1999

FASHION SHOW + Graphic_exhibition collection «Black – White»
School of Art and Design – ANKLAM (Germany) 20. 10. 1998 – 20. 01. 1999

Graphic_exhibition «die Optik der 50 Jahre in der Mode»
KULTURBRAUEREI – BERLIN, Germany 15 – 30. 4. 1999

COMPETENCES

CREATION OF A COLLECTION
Conceptual study of colour, fabric and forms in accordance with the season

DEVELOPING PROTOTYPES: Monitoring and analysis.

CONTROL: Inspecting and optimizing the quality of the tailoring process.

FASHION ILLUSTRATOR : Photoshop

TEACHING : fashion design III, pattern-making I – II – III

THEMED PRESENTATION: while at University I had to do presentations in a lecture room.

VISITS TO INTERNATIONAL FABRIC FAIRS: Première Vision, Munichfabricstart.

LAUNCHING: Selecting Models, choosing the visual language for the photo shoot, creating the catalogue, organising a fashion show.

GRAPHIC SOFTWARES: Photoshop

Cursos de Susana Álvarez
DESPEGA! Conéctate en directo desde Sevilla (España). Si no puedes visitarnos presencialmente en Sevilla, ésta es la mejor opción para formarte con LABORATORIUM con la ayuda de un docente online
Nivel
2/5
Duración: 4 meses
Fechas Disponible: 4 noviembre 2020
/ Pago Único
SI AMAS LO QUE HACES deja de soñar y empieza a crear. Déjate inspirar por nuestros profesionales y verás los resultados en las prendas realizadas por ti.
Nivel
4/5
Duración: 9 meses
Fechas Disponible: 15 septiembre 2020
/ Bimensual
CREA! Crearás tus diseños con precisión como un buen profesional, utilizando técnicas innovadoras. Verás los resultados!
Nivel
2/5
Duración: 9 meses
Fechas Disponible: 17 septiembre 2020
21 septiembre 2020,
7 octubre 2020,
/ Bimensual
PERFECCIONA. Aprenderás a través de nuestras famosas cápsulas de aprendizaje nuestros acabados perfectos y triunfarás con tus clientes
Nivel
3/5
Duración: 9 días
Fechas Disponible: 13 agosto 2021
/ Pago Único
En un año académico, aprenderás excelentes técnicas de confección para que tus proyectos presenten un acabado profesional. Empezarás desde 0 e irás subiendo de nivel
Nivel
1/5
Duración: 8 meses
Fechas Disponible: 3 noviembre 2020
/ Bimensual
Si no sabes trasladar pinzas o crear costadillos es imposible que puedas crear diseños diferentes. Con este curso se acabarán tus inseguridades.
Nivel
2/5
Duración: 2 días
Fechas Disponible: 6 marzo 2021
/ Pago Único