Fusion+Fashion 2018



“Hey, look me over…Tell me do you like what you see?…Before the night is through you will see my point of view…Baby, I’m a star”

Let the iconic wall of stars inspire you to reach for the top!

Fusion+Fasion is back and will be held at First Avenue on Friday, November 9, 2018. Local members of the design community will compete in a non-traditional, project runway style fashion show where garments are created out of non-traditional building materials. #babyimastar



FAQ – Fusion + Fashion 2018



Friday, November 9, 2018


Doors Open: 7:00 PM
Show Begins: 8:30 PM


immediately following the event

Transmission with Jake Rudh

Presented by J+J Flooring Group


Members: $65
Student Members: $25
Non-members: $75
Non-member Students: $45
Ticket prices increase two weeks prior to event

First Avenue

701 N 1st Ave

Minneapolis, MN 55403






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Meet Last Year's Judges:

Rita Farmer

Rita Farmer is a Minneapolis photographer specializing in portrait, lifestyle, and editorial images. She also works with real-estate development company The Excelsior Group as a social media manager and architecture & style photographer. She constantly strives in her work to tell meaningful stories through beautiful and purposeful imagery. She is a proud resident of NE Minneapolis, where she and her husband raise their two young children and an ornery Boston Terrier.

Corey Gaffer

As a locally based architectural photographer, Corey Gaffer has worked closely with many IIDA Northland Members. His photography has been a part of multiple Fab Awards and has brought him around the world focusing on architecture and design. He once created a photo booth that involved a life size cut out of himself and foot-activated camera remote.

Liz Gardner

Liz is an award-winning, multidisciplinary creative with focuses in creative direction, styling, interior design and branding. She is the former creative director of the Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine and now is a partner in the creative firm Bodega LTD. She harnesses her experience in editorial to create work that is aesthetically cohesive and driven by stories. Some of her clients include Adidas Originals, 3M, Opening Ceremony and Upton 43.


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