2016 FASHIONXT MODEL-CALL: PORTLAND (AUG 29), SEATTLE (SEPT 1)
Open audition has already been held in Portland and Seattle for female models to participate in the runway shows of 2016 FashioNXT: The Shows, (Oct 5-8). Oh this 5th anniversary of FashioNXT, models will be walking for some of the most extraordinary designers like, Project Runway winners Michelle Lesniak, Hollywood Celebrity Designer Walter Mendez, and more national and international designers. Several exciting designers from Portland, Seattle and Canada are showing. FashioNXT being one of the highest profile fashion shows in the country leads to significant increase in the stature of the participating models.
We are still accepting application for online-audition. Just fill-up the models-registration form below
FEMALES: Minimum: 5'8" - 6'0" (without heels), Dress Sizes: 0-4,
MALES: Male model audition will take place on a separate date.
Models are advised to come with high-heels (female) or shoes (male) for walking in the audition, and swim-suits for being measured, if they are pre-selected.
Time: Monday Aug 29, 6:00pm - 7:00 PM (Un-affiliated models), 7pm to 8pm (Agency Models)
Location: 401 SE Caruthers, Portland, OR 97214
AGENCY MODELS: Up to $240 for four show dates ($60 per Calendar Show Date), and inclusion in high profile FashioNXT website runway picture galleries throughout the year.
UNAFFILIATED MODELS (not represented by any agency at the time of audition): Work for trade/exposure, runway training by runway experts, and representation by modeling agencies.
Time: Thursday, Sept 1, 5:00pm - 8:00 PM
Location: Wilson Room at The Roosevelt Hotel, 1531 7th Avenue, Seattle WA 98101
AGENCY MODELS: Up to $240 for four show dates ($60 per Calendar Show Date), and inclusion in high profile FashioNXT website runway picture galleries throughout the year. Hotel accommodation in downtown Portland's upscale hotels, including Hotel Lucia or Hotel Sentinel
UNAFFILIATED MODELS (not represented by any agency at the time of audition): Work for trade/exposure, runway training by runway experts, and representation by modeling agencies. Hotel accommodation in downtown Portland's upscale hotels, including Hotel Lucia or Hotel Sentinel
Booking for any one or more show dates includes mandatory participation in a walkthrough, followed by a group fitting session, on Sunday September 25th.
Models can indicate their availability for any given dates and be assigned to shows accordingly.
While it is welcome, THERE IS NO REQUIREMENT FOR MODELS TO BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL FOUR SHOW DATES OF OCT 5-8.
Models should be flexible about making themselves available for individual fittings if necessary, particularly for out of town designers who might not arrive in Portland in time for the group fitting session.
The show consistently provides the most opportunity to get media publicity and following locally and nationally. Among others, Portland Monthly Magazine, The Oregonian, About Face Magazine, Portland Mercury, KPTV/FOX12 have regularly cover the images of FashioNXT runway. Internationally, images of models from FashioNXT runway have been published in Vogue-China, People-China, Apparel Web – Japan, Manila Mail, Accessories Magazine, Digital Trends and Flair Magazine Italy.
Auditioning models are encouraged to fill the registration form here (under the image upload one file of a short video of your walk . The video can be as simple as captured in your smart-phone, and about 30 sec long)