Elisa Palomino-Perez

Indigenous Arctic Fish Skin Heritage: Sustainability, Craft and Material Innovation.

Elisa is a designer, researcher and educator, with 25 years’ experience in the fashion luxury industry, holding positions previously at John Galliano and Christian Dior.

Elisa Palomino-Perez

In 2010 Elisa launched her own label showing at New York, Milan, Rome, Madrid and London fashion weeks. Since 2012 Elisa has been a researcher and educator at Central Saint Martins, UAL, and a Fulbright Scholar at the Smithsonian Institute, Arctic Studies Center. Her research interests include Education for Sustainability in Design, Intangible Cultural Heritage, Material Innovation, Indigenous Peoples, Participatory Design, Fishskin.