Qatar Tourism Authority Website Disclaimer
Qatar Tourism Authority shall not bear any direct or indirect damages or losses in case event details change.
The National Museum of Qatar is proud to present Qatar’s international student fashion competition in partnership with Qatar Brazil 2014, Virginia Commonwealth University Qatar, and the Centro Universitário Belas Artes de São Paulo. Kheit Competition offers an opportunity for students from selected universities to research, create and interpret cultural heritage through art and design. To bridge cultures, share knowledge and foster a cultural exchange and dialogue between institutions and individuals in cultural, heritage, arts and design. Students from both Brazil and Qatar universities will research women’s and men’s wear from each country. Research will provide a strong narrative that reflects design criteria, philosophy, vision and values, and will include mood boards as well as sketch books. This research will be used as inspiration to design a final piece that incorporates heritage styles of both countries in a contemporary manner. Ten final pieces will be showcased in an exhibition to celebrate the cultural similarities and differences in fashion in each country. To celebrate Qatar and Brazil diplomacy and develop strong partnership between the two countries, this competition organized by the National Museum Qatar in partnership with Qatar Brazil 2014, Virginia Commonwealth University For more information please visit: http://www.qatarbrazil2014.com/event/kheit-0