Dana Cohen, a Fashion Designer who graduated from Shenkar College of Engineering and Design in 2015 with excellence, is driven to make a positive impact on society, by creating sustainable and beautiful garments that last.
Worn Again, her graduation collection, introduces a new and environment-friendly approach to textile manufacturing. The Worn Again process create a new cycle of life to used textiles that were thrown away. Dana is collecting these used fabrics and shredding them to create 'cloudy' felt.
The result is a spectacular recycled textile in a wide variety of unique colors and patterns. The textiles are soft touched and washable.
City Growth, her new fashion collection was lunched on the runway of Tel Aviv Fashion Week in March 2018. The collection is now for sale by order.
The collection was shown on the runway of Vietnam International Fashion Week in April 2018
Dana's designs are featured globally in top magazines.
Honors and Awards:
- Fini Leitersdorf Excellence Award for Creativity and Originality in Fashion for 2015.
- Rozen Award for Design and Sustainable Technologies for 2015.
- Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
"CITY GROWTH" (painting and garment), "Soft Worlds" exhibition. From February 2018.
- Mingei International Museum, San Diego.
"Worn Again" (garment), “Israel 70 years of Craft & design” exhibition. From April 2018.
- Israel Museum, Jerusalem.
"CITY GROWTH" (garment), From June 2018.
A sample of Dana Cohen collection is on display in the Material Library of the Design Museum Holon.