Elisa Defossez, winner, Materials Innovation Category, NextGen Awards Première Vision

Prize: Invitation or ranking in competition


Aalto ARTS Student Elisa Defossez from the Master’s Programme in Fashion, Clothing and Textile Design is one of four winners at the NextGen Awards Première Vision. She won the Materials Innovation category prize. The international competition received 532 student portfolios, submitted from 80 internationals schools from 24 countries. Première Vision is among the leading organizers of Textile and Fashion Fairs. The event is considered as the heart of an international network. It’s a must-attend event for all innovative designers. The Grand Jury was composed of the Première Vision creative team.

Elisa Defossez entered the competition with her Master’s Thesis Project Nukumori – Surfaces of coziness.

NextGen Awards Première Vision Disciplines accepted for the NextGen Awards Première Vision Competition: Prints – Knit – Weaving – Embellishment /Mix Media for either Fashion and/or Interiors. 
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsNextGen Awards Première Vision


  • textile design
  • competition