The International Talent Support company, better knownas ITS, has announced the winners of its 2013 competition for emerging talent.
Now it in its twelfth year, ITS mission is clearly stated in its name: to give visibility, support and a voice to young talent from every corner of the earth and offer the chance to set creativity free through financial opportunities, work placements and the chance to have their work shown to a jury made up of real experts.
Event winners include Han Chul Lee for Fashion Collection of the Year, who received a price of 15,000 euros, and Xiao Li who won the Diesel Award, worth 25,000 euros.
Tomohiro Sato received the Fashion Special Prize and Percy Lau won the YKK Award for accessories, worth 10,000 euros.
The event, which took place in Trieste, Italy, will see the winner of the Fashion Collection of the Year, come back in 2014 and be part of the Fashion Jury. The prize money will cover all expenses and handle the production and organisation of the presentation, giving the winner substantial towards the development of the new collection. The evaluation criteria are: creativity, innovation, feasibility.