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    Yong Andersson

    Part-time Faculty, Fashion Design

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    Yong Andersson is a designer of own collection of conceptual hand tailored jackets. The collection incorporates the interdisciplinary fields transcending illustration and costume history, gender and crafted fashion. The collection is presented through lectures and performances, cross-collaborated with artists and designers. The teaching record comprehends theory, methodology, research and practise from drawing, design processing bridging Visual Illustration, Postgraduate Contemporary Fashion Design and MBA Global Fashion Media.

    She holds a BA in Fashion from Paris American Academy and L’Institut des Arts Appliquées, Paris and a BA in Art history in Uppsala University, Sweden and forthcoming MA in Gender Intersectionality. She has worked with trend forecast for Li Edelkoort, for haute couture and high-end designers among Sibilla Pavenstedt and Marcel Magongiu. For the Tokyo based edition and gallery Jeu de Paume, she has collaborated as writer and coordinator for ten books about young artists ateliers, homes and vintage boutiques from Stockholm, Copenhagen and Paris.