The CFDA additionally revealed that Anya Taylor-Pleasure, the lead actress within the Netflix hit miniseries, “The Queen’s Gambit,” will probably be given the Face of the Yr, a brand new award for 2021. The CFDA can even honor The Mannequin Alliance with the Constructive Social Affect Award.
The CFDA Vogue Awards will probably be held at The Pool + The Grill inside New York’s landmark Seagram Constructing.
Zendaya will probably be awarded for her world influence on vogue. She has been a supporter of each rising designers and established vogue homes. In 2013, Zendaya launched her first clothes line, Daya by Zendaya, that includes gender-fluid designs in a full-size vary. She has additionally labored alongside designers resembling Tommy Hilfiger, with whom she collaborated on the Tommy x Zendaya assortment, displaying consecutive collections in Paris and on the Apollo in Harlem. She can be a spokeswoman for Lancôme, Bulgari and Valentino.
Zendaya is the youngest recipient of the Primetime Emmy Award for Excellent Lead Actress in a Drama Sequence for her efficiency within the HBO drama collection “Euphoria.” She at present stars in “Dune,” a sci-fi journey movie, and later this 12 months will rejoin filmmaker Jon Watts for a number one function in “Spider-Man: No Manner Dwelling,” which is scheduled to premiere in theaters in December.
Others who’ve beforehand gained Vogue Icon awards embody Naomi Campbell, Beyoncé Knowles, Woman Gaga, Pharrell Williams, Rihanna, and Jennifer Lopez.
Taylor-Pleasure, who gained a number of awards for her main function in Netflix’s hit collection “The Queen’s Gambit,” has appeared on the covers of quite a few nationwide and worldwide magazines resembling Elle, InStyle, L’Officiel, Tatler, Vogue, Self-importance Truthful and W journal.
The Mannequin Alliance, a New York-based non-profit based by Sara Ziff, has been on the forefront in creating labor rights protections for fashions since its inception, and has injected a labor consciousness into the business. By giving fashions a voice of their work, the Mannequin Alliance seeks to create a safer and extra respectful work setting, free from harassment and abuse.
As reported, many designers are vying for a slew of CFDA awards that will probably be given out that night time, together with American Womenswear Designer of the Yr, American Menswear Designer of the Yr, American Equipment Designer of the Yr, American Rising Designer of the Yr, Worldwide Ladies’s Designer of the Yr, and Worldwide Males’s Designer of the Yr.
Different particular awards that will probably be bestowed that night would be the Founder’s Award (Aurora James), Environmental Sustainability Award (Patagonia), the Media Award (Nina Garcia), the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award (Dapper Dan) and the Board of Administrators’ Tribute (Yeohlee Teng).
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