FASHION WITH A MISSION
Marina Spadafora gained a reputation worldwide in the 1990s for their collections that featured sophisticated knits. Since then she has collaborated with labels such as Ferragamo, Prada and Miu Miu. Marina’s work has always included a strong social and environmental focus, believing that ethics and aesthetics can coincide.
Her work has always included a strong social and environmental focus, believing that ethics and aesthetics can coincide. She has made a full commitment to sustainability. So her motto is ” Fashion with a mission”.
She has been also the Creative Director of “Auteurs du Monde”, a fashion collection entirely produced by artisans in South East Asia, Africa and South America.
All the producers belong to the World Fair Trade Organization. She promotes the emancipation of workers in growing economies through responsible fashion practices. Her designs are produced following the rules of Fair Trade and environmentally sound behaviours.
NABA – 2009>2013
Fashion Design Professor to 4th Year student and Thesis advisor
PARSON – 2016>2017
“ETHICAL FASHION” Online course for Parsons School of Design New York City
Fashion Institute of Technology – 2014>2015
Fashion Design professor to 4th Year Student and Thesis Advisor
IED – 2018 > 2019
Chavon School of Design – 2015>2017
Director of Fashion Program for entire School Professor of Fashion Design, Ethical Fashion, Career in Fashion and Textiles
Domus Academy – 2019
Master in Fashion Sustainability