fall/winter 2002/3

After Eight
Woman-collection 2002
12 outfits

"After Eight or what dreams are made off"

"After Eight…" refers to the shapes and colors, black and dark grey with over-dyed flower-prints. The silhouettes are feminine, with skirts and dresses and sleek trousers to go under each outfit.


Information: Christiane Gruber
A-1070 Vienna, Lerchenfelderstrasse 31/3/12, mobile: +43(0) 699 11709817


1975 born in Vorau, grown up in Waldbach/Austria,
since 1994 living in Vienna
1989 - 1994 gramma school, finished with the A-level
1994 - 1996 2 years course for fashion-design, Herbstraße/Vienna
1996 - 2002 University of Applied Arts - fashion-class/Vienna,
professors: 1996-98 Jean-Charles des Castelbajac,
1999 Viktor & Rolf, since 2000 Raf Simons.
Graduation, june 2002

september 2002 BARCLAY CATWALK 2002, fashion-show,
presentation "After Eight", Zürich, Schwitzerland,
june 2002 SWOW-ANGEWANDTE, fashion-show/fashion-class,
first presentation of "After Eight", K/h-Künstlerhaus Vienna,
07/06/2002 and 08/06/2002
june 2002 winner of RONDO-price 2002, collection & portrait in the
Austrian newspaper "Standard", 07/06/2002
november 2001 GWAND - fashion events, Luzern/Switzerland,
presentation of the Collection "miss daisy
waiting for the night to fall", 4 students of the
fashion-class Vienna, 15/11/2001
oct. - nov. 2001 participation at NEW DESIGNERS WORKSHOP 2001
NAGOYA/JAPAN, invitation from BKA-Federal
Chancellery of Art Vienna and the International
Design Center Nagoya
september 2001 winner of DIVA-Preis/publication of the best youngest
collection, austrian fashion-magazine, Nr. 105
june 2001 winner of FRED ADLMÜLLER-scholarship 2001,
(austrian scholarship for design)
june 2001 BEST OF, fashion-show/fashion-class, presentation of the
collection "miss daisy waiting for the night to fall",
opening-day of MUMOK- Museum Modern Art Vienna,
MQ/Museumsquatier, Vienna
june 2001 bags for the Lomo-museumshop, Kunsthalle, Museumsquatier/MQ, Vienna
may 2001 SHOW ANGEWANDTE, fashion-show/fashion-class,
first presentation of "miss daisy waiting
for the night to fall", MAK- Museum of Applied Arts
Vienna, 31/05/2001
march - april 2001 T-SHIRT-project/Workshop with a school-class/"SCHULSCHIFF"
(austrian gramma school)
april 2001 corset-presentation and fashion-show/fashion-class, sponsored by
Firma Triumph (austrian underwear company), Vienna
november 2000 video-presentation of the corset-project/fashion-class, at the
exhibition about "Rudi Gernreich " Steirischer Hersbst,

june 2000 catalogue-presentation of the fashion-class and fashion-show
from Clique (11 students), "DIE CLIQUE ZEIGT DAS
DEFILEE", Blindengasse 3, 1080 Wien, 04/072000
june 2000 MTV-interview to "Tiffany´s hair", Galerie FFWD,
may 2000 Ausstellungsbeteiligung " I LOVE FASHION ", first presentation
of "Tiffany´s hair",Galerie FFWD, Berlin/Germany
may 2000 participation at the exhibition FFWD ("Fast Forward"),
Künstlerhaus Vienna, fashion-class
april - july 2000 exchange-study at the University of Applied Arts
march 1999 fashion-show/audioroom Wuk, 06/03/1999
music-club, Vienna
january 1999 outfits fot presentation-catalogue of SWAROVSKI&CO.,
october 1998 evening-bags for Jean-Charles de Castelbajac,
may 1998 presentation of fashion-video/fashion-class, Semperdepot,
june 1997 singel exhibition TRAGBAR, Gallery Vorau,
april 1997 IMOTA (Internationale fashion-days vienna), fashion-class,
presentation of the frist collection "Basic,
MAK-Museum of Applied Arts Vienna
august 1996 work for the installation from the austrian artist Manfred Erjautz,
"Der Gebrauch von Margarine anstatt von Butter",
exhibition "Am Anfang war....", Hall/Tyrol, sep. 1996
july 1996 practical studies at the fashion-designer Marc Thomas Merz,




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