Lara Beckmann (25) is a fashion design student currently graduating from the Maastricht Academy of Fine Arts in the Netherlands. In June 2014 she participated at the Fashionclash Festival in Maastricht, showing her graduation collection “Roses”, which will be displayed during the Gradation Exhibition at the Academy from the 3rd until 6th of July.
2013 she interned a small team at Ann-Sofie Back-Atelje in Stockholm, where she gained working expierence, being responsable for the pattern making, cutting and sampling of certain garments in the collection.
Lara finds her inspiration in subcultural concepts and in street wear. In her designs she loves to play with classic garments and prints, taking them out of the obvious by giving them her own original twist. Subsequently her designs have a though, sexy but still sophisticated look with authentic charisma.