PUMA Atelier Session Dubai

To introduce the PUMA Creative Factory in the UAE, PUMA hosted an atelier design sessions with 16 hand-selected ambassadors from creative networks within the UAE representing the worlds of design, fashion, sport, music and culture and coming together to create unique designs showcasing elements of their personalities and inspirations.

The workshop sessions took place at the PUMA Headquarters in Dubai at which the ambassadors physically selected materials, colors and shoe components to create one of the two sneaker designs, the Basket or the First Round, based on their preference.

PUMA Creative Factory Ambassadors

Diya Ajit
Artist & Graphic designer

Rami Farook
Founding Director of Traffic and winner of 2009 International Young Design Entrepreneur Award at 100% Design

Mike Daniel
International DJ

Reem Kanj

Co-Owner and fashion designer for House of Rena and founder of fashion blog www.fivefivefabulous.com

Kate Hazell
Fashion and Beauty editor of Harpers Bazaar Middle East

Ali Mostafa
Film director, best known for recently acclaimed film; City of Life

Kris Fade

Breakfast show DJ for Virgin Radio Dubai

Kris Balerite

Art Director and blogger: http://dozign2kill.wordpress.com/

Pavan Mukhi
Artist, rapper, CEO of Dented Records/ Foreign Beggars

Shub Qureshi
Co-Owner of Desertfish magazine

Charl Chaka

CEO of Infusion Magazine and TV, International DJ

Wonho Chung
Comedian and TV presenter

Hamdan Al Abri
Musician and artist from “Abri”

Arwa Abdelhadi

Co-Owner and Fashion designer for Kage

Hussain Moloobhoy
Creative at Saatchi & Saatchi Dubai

Sheikha Wafa al Maktoum
Photographer and graphic designer – and owner and founder of FN Designs.

This key team is now acting as lead designers in the creation of their own shoes, which were manufactured and showcased at the exclusive launch event of the PUMA Creative Factory concept on November 25th in Dubai! Simply fabulous!


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