Beatrice Newman

Beatrice Newman

Head of Department

Head of Department and course leader in Fashion Design

, School of Arts and Creative Industries

Areas Of Interest

  • knitwear
  • textiles
  • fashion design and business
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OVERVIEW

Beatrice is the founder of womenswear brand Korlekie. After completing her Masters in Digital Fashion at London College of Fashion, she went on to launch her label, which, has been running for 8 years, dressing a range of customers and VIP clientele in the UK and across the world.

Whilst running her brand she also leads the fashion cluster as the Head of Department and course leader in Fashion Design at UEL.

Her research interest lies in heritage and digital hand weaving techniques for a modern audience and business and educational innovation in fashion.

Her specialisms lie in knitwear, textiles, fashion design and business.

PUBLICATIONS

  • MARKETING FASHION BY HARRIET POSNER 2015, FEATURE IN BOOK
  • KNITWEAR DESIGN BY CAROL BROWN 2013, FEATURE IN BOOK
  • BIRDS OF PARADISE CATWALK PRESENTATION OXFORD FASHION WEEK, OXFORD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY 2014
  • AW14 'CHIAROSCURO' COLLECTION SHOWCASE 2014
  • SS14 'OPHELIA' COLLECTION SHOWCASE AT THE STRAND GALLERY, LONDON, 2013
  • LABO ETHNIK, PARIS 2013
  • GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK VOGUE ITALIA EDITORIAL 2012

 

 

 

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TEACHING

BA (Hons) Fashion Design

This is a fast paced, hands on course amid the creative hub of East London, preparing students to take their place in the world of fashion.

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MA Fashion

A course that focuses on researching and developing creative practice and implementing an interdisciplinary learning project or curriculum initiative with measurable impact within a project environment.

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MODULES

  • FT6025 Final Major Project: Theoretical Identity
  • FT7023 Identify: Concepts and Technology
  • FT7022 Define: Live Industry Project
  • PX7001 Creative Practice