The faculty consists of some of the most influential and innovative professionals in fashion photography, publishing and photographic criticism.

VINCE ALETTI / The New Yorker

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EDUCATION:

BA, Antioch College

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:

Critic, The New Yorker; Art editor, photography critic, The Village Voice

CURATORIAL PROJECTS INCLUDE:

"Flesh Tones: 100 Years of the Nude," Robert Mann Gallery; "Henry Wolf," Howard Greenberg Gallery; co-curator, "Weird Beauty: Fashion Photography Now," International Center of Photography; "This is Not a Fashion Photograph," International Center of Photography; "Horvat: Fashion," Presentation House, Vancouver; "Avedon: Fashion 1944-2000," International Center of Photography 

PUBLICATIONS INCLUDE:

Book of 101 Books: Seminal Photographic Books of the Twentieth Century; The Disco Files 1973-1978; Male

AWARD:

Infinity Award for Writing, International Center of Photography


ALIX BROWNE / W Magazine

EDUCATION:

BA, Magna cum Laude, Harvard University

EDITOR:

W Magazine, T Magazine, Visionaire's Fashion 2000: Designers at the Turn of the Millennium; Visionaire's Fashion 2001: Designers of The New Avant-Garde; V Best: Five Years of V Magazine; Jason Schmidt: Artists 2000–2006


LYLE REXER / Writer

EDUCATION:

BA, MA Columbia University

PUBLICATIONS INCLUDE:

The Edge of Vision: The Rise of Abstraction in Photography; Jonathan Lerman: The Drawings of An Artist with Autism; How to Look At Outsider Art; Photography’s Antiquarian Avant-Garde: The New Wave in Old Processes; Raw Vision; Art in America; Aperture; The New York Times; Modern Painters; Parkett; Tate Etc.

AWARDS INCLUDE:

Rhodes Scholar, Arts Writers Grant Program, Creative Capital Foundation, Andy Warhol Foundation, Oxford University, Merton College, University of Michigan


BON DUKE / Director

EDUCATION:

BFA, MPS School of Visual Arts

Bon Duke was born, raised in NYC. He currently resides in Brooklyn NY. In 2005 he obtained his BFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts and recently completed his Masters in Fashion Photography while on full scholarship. Bon Duke is Co-Founder and Co-curator of The New York Fashion Film Festival, which was established in 2010. The new York Fashion Film, Festival is held annually, presenting the top films of the year, as well hosting a prestigious panel.

In addition, Bon has received awards and acclaims including: PDN30 2013, NYC’s 30 Under 30, Gotham’s Game Changers, 50 Most Stylish New Yorkers, The Envy: 25 Under 25, Sebastian Professional Visionary.
Bon first started shooting fashion for the CFDA awards, and as time progressed his work has become more prominent in fashion and videos. Not only has he done numerous photo shoots, editorials and advertisements, Bon has jumped into the Directors seat and has worked on numerous videos for clients. 

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RORY SATRAN / i-D Magazine

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EDUCATION:

University of California, Berkeley, B.A., Cum Laude
Major: Comparative Literature, Paris Center for Critical Studies & La Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, France

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:

Editorial and content director : Self Service magazine, Chanel, Prada, Opening Ceremony, Vice Media/i-D magazine


IVAN SHAW / Vogue

EDUCATION:

BA, Clark University; MA, New York University

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:

 

Photography Director, VOGUE, Assistant to the design director, Vanity Fair


CAROL SQUIRES / ICP

Writer; editor; curator, International Center of Photography. Formerly, senior editor, American Photo
CO-CURATOR: “Avedon Fashion, 1944-2000,” “Weird Beauty: Fashion Photography Now,” “Imagining the Future: The Intersection of Science, Technology, and Photography,”

“ICP Triennial Exhibition of Photography and Video”

EDITOR: The Critical Image: Essays on Contemporary Photography; Over Exposed: Essays on Contemporary Photography
AUTHOR: The Body at Risk: Photography of Disorder, Illness, and Healing. Essays in: Avedon Fashion 1944-2000; Barbara Kruger; Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera Since 1870; Police Pictures: The Photograph as Evidence PUBLICATIONS INCLUDE: The New York Times, Artforum, Vanity Fair, Aperture, Art in America, Vogue, Parkett,

The Village Voice

AWARDS INCLUDE: National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship


ZIGGY LE VIN / Art + Commerce

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE INCLUDES:
Art + Commerce, Executive Producer & Film Agent - Head of Film Division

EDUCATION: 
ACPA & Australian College Of Photography, Art and Communication

CLIENTS: Prada, Dior, Hugo Boss, LVMH, Sony, Coach, Balenvaga, Universal, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, KNSST/Coty Fragrences, Pierre Debusschere, James Lima, Tim Richardson, Bon Duke Stephanie Di Gusto.

PUBLICATIONS:
Dazed, Another Magazine, Jilo, Swarovski, W Magazine, Vogue, Document.