Dice Kayek wins Jameel Prize | ITSLIQUID

Dice Kayek wins Jameel Prize

Fashion | February 6, 2014 |

Dice Kayek

Dice Kayek wins Jameel Prize

Dice Kayek, established in 1992 by sisters Ece and Ayse Ege, triumphed over 270 entries from all over the world to claim the Jameel Prize, given biannually by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.

Dice Kayek

The sisters, who live and work between Istanbul and Paris, were the first fashion designers ever to be nominated for the art prize, which comes with a $40,000 award. They beat nine other finalists with their collection, named Istanbul Contrast, which was inspired by the Turkish city’s architectural tradition.

Dice Kayek

Dice Kayek’s garments tell a story of Istanbul’s rich history by weaving references to intricate Byzantine mosaics and opulent robes of Ottoman rulers, but their creations also have a modern, international edge. They are sold in 35 countries on five continents, and the label is a member of the prestigious Fédération Française de la Couture, alongside names like Chanel and Balenciaga.

An exhibition of work by the winner and nine short-listed artists and designers runs at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London until April 21 2014.

more. http://www.vam.ac.uk/ | http://www.dicekayek.com/

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