New York Mercedes Benz, AIDS Foundation Fashion Week: edgiest,trendiest art inspired benefit collections







Michael Hepworth

New York, NY(Perfect Skin Today)9/20/14/–Art Hearts Fashion and Bubblefish Media closed New York Mercedes Benz Fashion Week with a bang! The charitable event packed the house and showed an art inspired collection of designs to benefit the AIDS healthcare Foundation. The show displayed some of the edgiest and trendiest fashions of the coming season.














Control Sector: In an increasingly digital world, CYBER BULLY (SS/15) is the result of an interpretation of our physical experience being filtered through the electronic layers of reality.

The presentation featured inspired collections from the world’s freshest, trend-setting designers uniting to promote fashion and philanthropy. The show was filled with designers that encompassed vibrant, amazing energy, exceptional talent and the remembrance of 9/11 was well remembered! Talent and beauty was ever-present in all pieces that came down the runway.













Altaf Maaneshia: Put on a show with a Garden inspired high-end fresh and contemporary SS15 collection roused by structured and fashion-forward cuts.
Control Sector: In an increasingly digital world, CYBER BULLY (SS/15) is the result of an interpretation of our physical experience being filtered through the electronic layers of reality.













Gregorio Sanchez: Presented a sophisticated and classy SS15 collection which features ethnic inspiration from Mexico, India and Bali.













Hallie Sara: Hallie Sara’s iconic SS/15 collection was comprised of a sumptuous selection of luxurious materials — for which she is best known– intelligently crafted into sophisticated, sensual silhouettes that blur the lines between the timeless elite and cutting-edge hip.
Furne Amato: Presented his SS/15 Evening In Space Collection, which is inspired by a space odyssey.
Mister Triple X: The SS/15 “Pair-A-Dice” ColleXtion featured bold tropical prints and monochromatic undertones in a Stepford Wives retro-future inspired presentation.
Juliette Dechy for Shrekahnth: An SS/15 pret-a-porter collection featuring uniquely inspired patterns and prints with an ethnic flare. The inspiration for the collection was drawn from and pays tribute to the Aztec and Masai civilizations, tribe communities: a wild and jungle universe. The dark and bright at the same time, coming full circle and displaying a mix of strong, bold colors – completing the ‘Trib’U collection.
MTCostello: The sophisticated line by Michael and Stephanie Costello showed an edgy and exquisite middle-eastern inspired SS15 “Illuminati Collection” as the frontier where harmony and total anarchy meet.
Art Heart’s Fashion shows have grown to become a premiere platform for artistic designers to showcase their collections in a contemporary runway setting. The presentations have been held coast-to-coast headlining the top fashion platforms in the country including Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week NYC and Style Fashion Week LA.

This season the show was presented by AIDS Healthcare Foundation in association with BubbleFish Media. Official beauty sponsor Elizabeth Arden provided the perfect looks on the runway while gift bags were provided by Leghila the official handbag from the FTL Moda group of luxury Italian brands. Guests received swag provided by e- commerce partner LeJolie the online luxury retailer providing the best deals on top fashion.

Rounding up the evening guests enjoyed an exclusive after party at VIP Room NYC.
ABOUT AHF AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is the largest Global AIDS organization and the largest non-profit HIV/AIDS healthcare provider in the USA. AHF currently provides medical care and/or services to over 280,000 individuals in 34 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean, Eastern Europe, and Asia.

For more information, visit and follow us on Twitter: @AIDSHealthcare
During Fashion Week AHF promoted a text-to-donate campaign that will allow fashion fans to support Global HIV/AIDS healthcare treatment.

Mobile users can text

“FIGHTAIDS” to 41444 to donate any sum of money to AHF’s work in 34 countries worldwide.

Michael Hepworth

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