ModaLisboa Core, ModaLisboa, Sangue Novo

11 March '23

Inês Barreto and Niuka Oliveira are the big winners of the Sangue Novo competition supported by Seaside.

After carefully evaluating the collections of the 5 finalists, the jury – Miguel Flor (President), Joana Jorge (Project Manager, ModaLisboa), Joana Duarte (Fashion Designer, Béhen), Elisa Nalin (Fashion editor, Stylist) , Olivia Spinelli (Coordinator and Creative Director IED Moda Milano), Pedro Silva (Head of Industrialization, Tintex Textiles) and Sara Sozzani Maino (Creative Talent Curator) – distinguished Inês Barreto with the ModaLisboa x IED – Instituto Europeo di Design award. The designer will have the opportunity to attend the Master in Fashion Design at IED Milan, and will present the collection developed during the master’s degree on the ModaLisboa Workstation platform, in the edition subsequent to the conclusion of the course. Inês also receives a scholarship of 4000 euros.

Niuka Oliveira won the ModaLisboa X Tintex Textiles award: a three-week artistic residency, to develop a capsule collection with Tintex materials, create prototypes, and know all the dynamics of creating knits, spinning, sewing, dyeing and finishing. She also receives a grant of 1,500 euros for the development of the collection.

The two winners also benefit from press office and showroom services at the Showpress communication agency, for one season.