Martín Maldonado, winner of the Backstage ’14 Contest
Martín Maldonado, student of the BA (Hons) in Fashion Design at IED Barcelona, is the winner of Backstage 2014 contest, organized by Axel Hotel Barcelona. The aim of the proposal is to encourage young designers, offering the hotel as a platform to bring to light new talents.
The jury of the contest, composed of the direction of the hotel, Carole Touati from Lelook, Lucúos & Angie from Heels and Cigarettes and the participant public, chosed Martín for the originality and quality of his design. During the final competed Beatriz Baleeiro, Andrew Passarge, Beatriz de la Fragua, Lisa Ivarsson and Cristina Tamborero with the winning designs of the catwalks organised during the last four months. All IED Barcelona students and alumni.