Geoffry Gertz is a designer, artist, educator and creative enthusiast working in the fashion industry for 20+ years. His career in fashion has spanned diverse design markets from international brands such as Perry Ellis, Issey Miyake and JOOP!; to large-scale fast fashion for Limited Brands; and the celebrity influence as the Creative Director for Hilary Duff. Gertz’s designs have been featured in Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Elle, Marie Claire, Lucky, The New York Times, New York Magazine and Women’s Wear Daily.
Geoffry supports his creative vision through collaboration from the world’s leading mills, manufacturers and application of his technical knowledge to achieve editorial and profitable results. Currently, Geoffry is a fashion industry design consultant and Adjunct Faculty member at Parsons School of Design teaching design, illustration and digital. Gertz has contributed to popular textbooks on fashion such as “Portfolio Presentation for Fashion Designers” by Linda Tain and “The Complete Fashion Sketchbook” by Martin Dawber.
The Complete Fashion Sketchbook by Martin Dawber
Portfolio Presentation for Fashion Designers by Linda Tain
Fashion: Visual Presentation
Industry Communication (Spring 2020)
Portfolio Dev. Strategies (Spring 2019)
Portfolio Development (Open Campus)
Visual Communication Studio 2 (Spring 2020)