Maarten Castelein

Professeur

Design bijou et accessoires

Maarten Castelein

 

 

EDUCATION  

 

ROYAL ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, Antwerpen        01.09.00 – 30.06.03      bachelor degree

ROYAL ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS, Sint-Niklaas      01.09.03 – 30.06.05      master degree

 

COLLEGE SAINT-ALOYSIUS, Menen                       01.09.93– 30.06.99       greek-latin                 

                                                                                                                 human sciences

 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 

FASHION CONSULTANT

30.04.2015 – NOW

Working with different designers on their collection, advising on sketches, volumes, fabrics and colours. Assisting in fittings and helping out on the coherence of their collection.

 

HAUTE ECOLE DE L’ART ET DU DESIGN GENEVA: TEACHER          

23.09.2013 – NOW

Teaching the 3rd year students developing an entire collection with moodboard, plan de collection, fabrics and colours. Guiding the students on their draping and moulage-techniques.

 

2016: selection Festival de Hyères : Laura Boned

 

ISAL PARIS: TEACHER AND ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

24.06.2015 – NOW

Teaching the 1st year and 3rd year students on fashion design.

Artistic Director of the label ISAL PARIS, working with some last year students on the collection: designs, patterns, marketing, production and communication with fashion shows in Beijing and Shanghai.

 

YIQING YIN: STUDIO DIRECTOR

14.04.2014 – 30.04.2015

Research and sketches on the collection, giving feedback on the collection through fabrics and colors, assisting at the fittings, in charge of the interns for the studio and the workshop.

 

IKKS: SENIOR DESIGNER

01.03.12 – 15.01.2013

Working on the new line IKKS PURE EDITION: moodboard, sketches, fabric research, colour forecast and fittings

Working on the main line IKKS WOMEN: sketches, fabric research, colour forecast and fittings

 

MARTIN GRANT PARIS:  FREELANCE DESIGNER

01.09.11 -  31.12.11

Research on the show and commercial collection with sketches and fabric selection.

 

ANNE VALERIE HASH PARIS: SENIOR DESIGNER

01.04.06 – 31.07.11

As senior designer: Research on the couture collection and the commercial collection; concept of the season, fabric selection, sketches, fittings, ideas for the show (shoes, press-pieces etc).

 

As junior designer: Responsible for the jersey-collection; designing and realizing the collection in its entirety with full autonomy: 30pieces per season, moulage/draping, pattern making, fabric and colour selection at première vision and followup production.

 

CHLOE PARIS: INTERN

01.09.05 – 31.03.06

Research pre-collection and collection autumn-winter 2007;

designing a jersey group, embroidery design, research, sampling and placements.

 

BRUNO PIETERS ANTWERP – PARIS: INTERN

01.07.04 – 30.09.05

Internship in Antwerp, follow up for production and sales person for the showroom in Paris

 

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