Who's on next? APPLICATIONApply now to become a Member of Who is on Next
Each candidate must submit a single envelope containing:
_ a brand profile;
_ a designer profile;
_ a line sheet of the last two collections;
_ images of already produced collections, USB flash-drive videos of any presentations, or any materials concerning the designer’s collections;
_ mood boards, sketches, images, texts and/or textile samples to describe and explain the designer’s style and choices concerning their new S/S 2018 collection;
_ complete address and number of stores in which the applicant’s garments have been sold or presented, or any presentations by retailers, journalists, designers, or manufacturers that have already previewed the collection. All statements made in the application must be suitably documented;
_ a duly filled in and signed application form with acceptance of regulations, which can be downloaded from the following websites: www.pittimmagine.com, www.pittidiscovery.com, www.altaroma.it, www.vogue.it.
_ Statement of the brand’s exclusive legal ownership, if the designer uses a registered brand name. If the brand is under joint ownership, applicants are required to enclose an application form, duly completed for each owner.
_If the brand is owned by a company, the participation of the designer(s) is only permitted if he/she/they possess a combined qualifying holding of no less than 20% in the company’s capital stock (a Chamber of commerce company registration report must also be included). In any event, participants must declare that they are authorized to use the brand.
All texts included in the documentation must be in both Italian and English, with both paper and digital copies. The material submitted will not be returned under any circumstances whatsoever.
The envelope containing the materials must be perfectly sealed and bear the name and address of the sender on the outside, along with the following heading:
Progetto WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO
The envelope containing the material must be sent, on pain of exclusion from the competition, by and no later than the final deadline of 12:00 p.m. on 01-04-2017 (1 April 2017), to the following address:
Due to the delayed opening announcement, Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery, in agreement with AltaRoma, has taken the exceptional step of extending the mandatory deadline for the submission of applications to take part in the competition by one week. The definitive deadline has therefore been set at Monday 10 April 2017.
Progetto WHO IS ON NEXT? UOMO
Via dell’Umiltà 48, 00187 Rome
The envelope must be sent via registered mail with return receipt, or via a private courier service or by an authorized delivery agency that is able to issue certification stating the date of acceptance of the envelope. The delivery of the envelope remains exclusively at the sender’s risk, should it fail to arrive at destination for any reason. Materials received with a delivery note and/or postage stamp dated later than the indicated deadline will not be taken into consideration.
EXCLUSION FROM THE WHO IS ON NEXT? PROJECT
In addition to the exclusion of participants who have submitted either incomplete or late entry forms, Fondazione Pitti Immagine Discovery (herein after referred to as FPID) also reserves the right, at any time whatsoever, to exclude participants who have failed to comply with these regulations. Any participant suspected of providing false or misleading information at any stage of the procedure whatsoever will be excluded from participating in the contest.