Ten top fashion designers of Dom Stilya (House of Style) showcased their fascinating collections at the General Défilé in what was the culmination of the Art Week “Style.Uz 2010”.
On 14 October 2010, in the framework of the Art Week Style.Uz, a concert of the Spanish tenor Jose Carreras, one of the world stars of opera, was held at Uzbekistan Palace of International Forums.
The final day of the Art Week started with a master class by a famous Russian painter Alexander Ishenko for art specialists, young artists and art students. Ishenko did a video presentation of his paintings and judged works by young Uzbek artists.
The Festival of National Dress became culmination of the fifth day of Art Week Style.Uz. The festival was held at the Center of National Art on 13 October.
Italian fashion designer Domenico Vacca astonished the audience by demonstrating his Spring/Summer 2011collection which contained traditional Uzbek ikat.
Italy`s Brioni, another trendsetter in fashion, showed its collection on the fifth day of the Week. The fashion label, which is famous for outfitting celebrities such as John Wayne, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig, today demonstrated its Fall-Winter 2010-2011 collection of men`s and women`s looks.
Slowly but surely, modern technologies are making their way into Uzbek handmade carpet weaving which has a history that spans thousands of years.
Balmain revived fashion of previous century and French luxury. The house presented its collection at the Youth Creative Palace within the Art Week Style.Uz.