Official closing of the 32nd Season of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia including the key event - premier show of the collection from Igor Chapurin will take place on 16 March 2016 at Kuntsevo Plaza, modern multifunctional complex in Moscow western suburbs. Exposition of photos Russian Ballet. Russian Design devoted to interrelation of fashion and ballet will create the beautiful atmosphere.
The highlight of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia closing day will be the exclusive show of Fall-Winter collection 2016/2017 named SENSE 9.0 from Igor Chapurin and his Fashion House CHAPURIN. The collection is built around the feelings and emotions associated with 1990s. Collection SENSE 9.0 combines feminine and harsh vibes, soft lines and rough textures, boho chic and sport couture. Designer plays with the textures of silk and tweed, works with original East-oriented prints, brings elements of the new urban culture at the same time remaining loyal to delicate dresses that underline women's beauty.
Gala show of collection World Fashion Trends SS16 will open the closing day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia; this show will feature the freshest global trends in Season Spring-Summer 2016 - apparel and accessories from international brands that one can purchase at Kuntsevo Plaza. Among the brands featured at the show are: Michael Kors, Gerard Darel, Sandro, Maje, Weekend by MaxMara, Max&Co, Pinko, Tommy Hilfiger, Stefanel, Cop.Copine, Bruuns Bazaar.
In between the shows the art space Korzina will host the official opening ceremony of the unique exposition Russian Ballet. Russian Design devoted to interrelation of fashion and ballet. In Octavia Colt's photo works Russian ballet dancers are pictured in the outfits from the latest collections of the best Russian designers - Igor Gulyaev, Alena Akhmadullina, Alexander Arutyunov, Ulyana Sergeenko and many others. Exhibition is arranged by Kuntsevo Plaza in collaboration with online magazine Ballet Insider and will be held from 16 March to 2 April.
Kuntsevo Plaza is the official partner of the closing day of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia through the entire Fashion Week – from 11 to 16 March 2016; live broadcasts from the fashion shows from Central Exhibition Manege will be demonstrated at Kuntsevo Plaza. Within these days any guest of the multifunctional complex will have a chance to become a part of the spectacular show watching Manege catwalks on the huge screen installed in the foodcourt zone on the fourth floor.
6.30 pm – 7 pm – Arrival of guests, welcome drink.
7 pm – 7.20 pm – World Fashion Trends SS16
7.30 pm – 8 pm – Opening of the exhibition Russian Ballet. Russian Design. Performance by the ballet dancers.
8 pm – 8.30 pm – Special show of SENSE 9.0 Collection PRE-FALL 2016 from Igor Chapurin.
Information partners of the Official Closing Ceremony of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia at Kuntsevo Plaza are:
Kuntsevo Plaza is a recently opened multifunctional complex in Moscow western suburbs located 500 meters from Molodezhnaya Metro Station (Yartsevskaya St. 19) nearby Rublevskoye and Mozhayskoye highway. The architecture and concept of the complex are extraordinary for Moscow, it operates in life style format and offers spaces for work, rest, sport, comfortable shopping and entertainment. Shopping center included into the complex houses over 100 stores of global brands, along with restaurants, cafés, grocery stores, fitness center with a swimming pool, entertainment complex and cinema. Kuntsevo Plaza made the debut at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia in previous season and was featured at the Central Exhibition Hall Manege by the unique stand that rather looked like an art object. Bright, colourful structure attracted audience by unusual events, the first dancing flashmob at MBFW was held right here.