FASHION DIALOGUES is a series of conversations exploring the centrality fashion has for Italian culture and society. Fashion historian Matteo Augello presents unique voices in the industry, covering topics such as journalism, modelling, curation, styling, and emerging talents.
The fourth event features Sara Sozzani Maino, one of the leading voices in the fashion industry. Sozzani Maino is creative director at Fondazione Sozzani and serves as international brand ambassador for Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana. Since founding Vogue Talents in 2009 with Franca Sozzani, she has been tirelessly promoting young creatives.
Sara will discuss the importance of social responsibility and share rare insights into this ever-changing yet challenging industry.
Matteo Augello is a fashion historian and lecturer based in London. His first monograph – Curating Italian Fashion: Heritage, Industry, Institutions – was published by Bloomsbury in 2022 and investigates the importance of corporate sponsorships and institutions in the history of fashion exhibitions in Italy.