18 Dec 2018

Fashion Network Association combines fine art, clothing in latest show in downtown SF

A mix of plaid mod skirts and jackets, bright tunics, floral midi skirts and elegant gowns adorned the diverse selection of models walking at the UNITY Fashion Show. In a gallery

07 Dec 2017

SF State design students contribute their work to local organizations

SF State interior design students capitalized on an opportunity to create artwork for more than self expression and public admiration. The University chapter of ASID, the American Society of Interior

24 May 2016

Student-run fashion show slays downtown San Francisco

Nearly 500 people gathered to watch student designs grace the catwalk at the San Francisco Design Center Galleria, Thursday, April 28, for “Runway 2016: Emerge,” SF State’s 21st annual spring

03 May 2016

Student’s designs take the runway in ‘Emerge’

Models glided down the runway as onlookers sipped champagne, eyes drawn to the work being showcased by SF State’s apparel design and merchandising students in the elegant setting of the

26 Apr 2016

Student designs emerge from the studio

After three intensive months holed up in the apparel design lab in Burk Hall, the ensembles made by junior and senior students will grace the catwalk at “Runway 2016: Emerge” this

29 Mar 2016

Students design shopping cart for elderly community

June Fisher loves tomatoes. The 82-year-old occupational health physician and Bay Area product design lecturer requires two walking sticks to compensate for knee problems and general muscular weakness. She can’t

04 Mar 2016

Chekhov’s ‘Seagull’ takes flight at SF State’s Little Theatre

“10 minutes to curtain!” the stage manager enthusiastically shouts into a backstage dressing room where an array of theatre students hurriedly rush to apply their make-up and rehearse lines before the show begins.

23 Feb 2016

Design gallery expects to offer innovative exhibitions

SF State began construction on a 2,000-square-foot design gallery over winter break on the lower level of the Fine Arts Building. The gallery, set to open Fall 2016, is part

16 Feb 2016

Student designers reveal concepts for their spring runway collections

On the fourth floor of Burk Hall, scissors are snipping, sewing machines are whirring, and naked, faceless dress forms are looming in the background as senior designers begin to bring their clothing

16 Feb 2016

Apparel Design lecturer inspires with new boutique in the Mission

[slideshow_deploy id=’70589′] Inside a bright studio boutique in the Mission, Danette Scheib leans across her design table and a spool of plaid fabric. Tugging at loose threads, she straightens for

22 Sep 2015

Spilled ink: students share tattoo stories

[slideshow_deploy id=’67689′] Twisting lines of blue ink wrap around a pale thigh to form dark waves. Further down the tattooed leg lurks a hammerhead shark, peeping almost coyly out from

10 Sep 2013

PARK(ing) Day transforms parking spots to promote sustainability

In Room 151 of the Creative Arts Building, the students of design and industry 300 brainstorm ideas for this year’s PARK(ing) Day. PARK(ing) Day is the vision of Rebar, a San