BY JASMINE JACKSON
Highsnobeity is partnering with Mastered to accomplish Streetwear Mastered, a 15-week online industry program created by Virgil Abloh that's designed to get your brand ready globally.
The program is for people who already have a brand, but are looking to tremendously grow the brand to new heights. The program entails a project led approach that will utilize content from mentors and Mastered's range of experts. Creatives will respond to briefs set by some of the biggest names in the industry, developing contacts and real-world applicable knowledge from across the entire industry in the process.
The program is featuring Alife, Brain Dead, and PINTRILL. The Mastered experts include Fraser Cooke, Kevin Poon, Leah McSweeney, Carri Munden, and Eric Elms just to name a few.
Alumni include Nick Knight, Sam McKnight, Tim Blanks, Val Garland, and Marian Newman, who join the brands from current and past programs including, Vivienne Westwood, Gareth Pugh, and NARS just to name a few.
The Streetwear :Mastered Program begins in April and is strictly limited to 400 brands by application only. The price for successful applicants is $2,200 USD.