IFFTI organized its 2015 conference at the world’s most important architectural and artistic treasure city, Florida. The MOMENTING THE MEMENTO – the 2015 IFFTI Conference was hosted by the International Fashion Institute, Polimoda. The annual conference, part of the IFFTI network (International Foundation of Fashion Technology Institutes), is an international project that every year unites over 46 advanced training institutes which includes ARCH Academy of Design specialising in Fashion, Art & Design, bringing together important universities, companies, and representatives from all over the world. ARCH Director, Ms. Archana Surana visited the Polimoda Campus this year. There were installations put up by different institutes across the Globe on the theme MOMENTING THE MEMENTO.
Celebrating 15 glorious years of Arch Academy on 3rd May at The Lalit hotel, built an impeccable future for the designers. On 4th May, creativity meet Chr –Cha a Panel discussion with India’s top Fashion designers & Product designer & Choreographers was organized. Moderator Archana Surana added “CHR-CHA is a monthly event for brainstorming and giving opportunity to individuals to share their ideas, thoughts & opinions. Panelists were Abhishek Gupta, fashion designer, Delhi [Brand-Fightercock]; Pratima Pandey, fashion designer label Prama; Ayush kasliwal, product designer (AKFD) and India’s best fashion choreographer Aparna Bahl. ARCH students & faculty and students from various schools participated by raising their queries & listening to the experiences of the designers. The discussion was all around ideas and insights & the options and opportunities available in design and how they can be a part of this world.
Arch Academy of Design started its new Academic Year on 20th July by an orientation session celebrating the coming week as "Orientation Week" for all our new entrants in various International Programs in Art & Design. On 20th July program initiated with a Session conducted especially for students who came from all over the India & their parents.
To have some humor during the orientation week we invited stand up comedians VIP & Rajeev Nigam. Both the actors are well known name in Indian Television and now in Bollywood industry. They shared their experiences & journey. They actors received an overwhelming response from the audiences.