About

Jana Zornik is a fashion artefact designer and maker merging craft and artistic sensibility into original, unique fashion products. Her style is romantic yet bold with big emphasis on the materials, incorporating and translating found pieces of objects or nature. In her own way she tackles areas of emotional states, identities and memories delivering a reconsideration of ordinary life.

Zornik graduated from London College of Fashion in MA Fashion Artefact and holds another MA in Fashion and Textile Design from the Faculty of Natural sciences and Engineering in Ljubljana with additional training at the Design Skolen Kolding and the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design.

While producing her own collectable items, she works cross-disciplinary applying her practice to different creative areas and brands. Get in contact!

Distinctions & Exhibitions & Work experience

Distinctions:
Studio resident @ Sarabande, Alexander Lee Mcqueen Foundation /
International Talent Support 2016:
ITS Accessories and ITS Artwork, finalist /
ITS Swatch Artwork, winner /
Fashion Matters Postgraduate Bursary /
The Fashion Matters MA Awards /
Better Lives Procter & Gamble Award /
The Special Achievement Award, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Natural Science and Engineering /
Award for the contribution to Sustainable Development of Society by Slovene Human Resources Development and Scholarship Fund.

Exhibitions:
National Museum of Decorative Arts, 2019, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, AR /
Museum of Architecture and Design, 2019, Ljubljana, SI /
YKK London Showroom, July-September 2018, London, UK /
Royal Visit, The ArcelorMittal Orbit, Olympic Project 2016, London, UK /
International Talent Support, 2016, Trieste, IT /
LCF MA Show, Victoria house, 2016, London, UK /
Month of Design, 2012, Ljubljana, SI /
Designhuis, "Talent 2009” curated by Lidewij Edelkoort, 2009, Eindhoven, NLD .

Work experience:
Freelance Jewellery Designer @ Swatch Group /
Product Designer @ Swatch /
Costume Design @ National Theatre Slovenia /
Jewellery and Fashion Artefacts @ At-One-Ment by Wanbing Huang /
Intern @ Phoebe English.

Contact

Sarabande Foundation
STUDIO 11,
22 Hertford Rd,
London N1 5SH

hello@janazornik.com / insta: @janazornik

Imprint

Creative direction: Kairos studio
Art direction: Sebastian Vargas
Design and Typeface: Nolan Paparelli
Website: Lukas Stocklin and Pablo Perez

Films: Sebastian Vargas, Pablo Perez, Erika Marthins
Photographers: Cécilia Poupon, Clara Giaminardi, Helga, Michelle Marshall

Models: Noémie Balazs, Lucy Feng, Laura @ Named Models
Stylist: Cynthia Lawrence-John
Hair stylists: Hirokasu Endo, Ana Lazovski
Make-up artist: Jaimee Thomas

Little marta pictures for Vogue: Coordinated by Sara Maino