Achievements: 

International Emerging Designer - Supreme Award First place sponsored by H&J Smith, iD Dunedin - 2017

Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival National Graduate Showcase Finalist (of 12) - 2017

WSGN + Arts Thread Future Creator Award Melbourne Shortlist - 2017

 

Exhibitions:

Electrofringe 2017 : "Experiment 1: A VR experiment with Fabric" An AR project created by Andy Lee, Nehma Vitols, Mark Mitchell and Kusum Normoyle, Australia 2017

Group exhibition at Dunedin Public Art Gallery, New Zealand 2017

Hong Kong China Global Studio at the Woolmark Company, Australia 2016

Curations - India, UTS Library, Australia 2014

 

Mentorship / Teaching:

Kagoshima University Teaching Assistant - Globalisation 2014

Mentorship to select UTS Honours students  2017

 

Education :

B. Design in (Honours) Fashion and Textiles, University of Technology, Sydney

B. Design in Fashion and Textiles (French Major), University of Technology, Sydney

B. Arts in International Studies (Japan Major), University of Technology, Sydney

 

Professional Development :

"Fashion Futures"- Bradley Quinn Masterclass 2016

The Woolmark Company China + Hong Kong Global Studio

“Creating Innovation for Sustainability in Young Leaders” summer programme, Saga University,  Japan Selected as one of 20 and on scholarship 2014

UTS India Textile Woodblock Print Global Studio in Pushkar 2014

UX Australia, Sydney 2017

Alice McCall Design Studio Internship 2015 (Sydney, Australia)

Cooper St Design Studio Internship 2015-2017 (Sydney, Australia)

Isa Arfen Design Studio Internship 2018 (London, UK)

 

Lectures / Talks / Podcasts:

Fjord Method Monday Fashionable Lenses, 2017

iD Dunedin, 2017

Fashion TV NZ 2017

Radio NZ, My Heels are Killing Me, 2017

UTS Honours Class 2017 - Guest Lecturer

UTS 2nd Year class 2016 - Guest Lecturer

 

Collaborations:

 G-licious Adelaide, Australia 2008-2013

"Where the headhunters Wait," Fashion Film SALT SUCK X Nehma Vitols, The Golden Age Cinema 2017, Back to Nature 2018

Ethnographic Research Work:

2014 Oshimatsumugi Major Research Project, Kagoshima University Japan