Silke Hofmann

School of Material, RCA

silke-hofmann-squSilke Hofmann is a womenswear designer and university professor at Mediadesign University of Applied Sciences, Germany. She holds a BA in Fashion Design (Magna Cum Laude), from the Fashion Institute of Technology and an MA in Fashion Knitwear (with Distinction), from Central Saint Martins.

 

While working as a designer for international prêt-à-porter houses, Silke developed creative content which recognizes that perception of beauty and femininity is highly personal and diverse.

 

In her academic work Silke investigates the relationship between a garment and its wearer, looking at the psychological impact of clothing.

 

Her work has been featured in I-D magazine, Wallpaper* magazine, Paris Vogue, arte.tv, among others.