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Lieu Thi Le is a Norwegian conceptual designer and artist from Norway. She graduated from London College  of Fashion in 2015 with a Bachelor of Arts in Fashion Design Technology: Womenswear. Her work is highly influenced by both Nordic and Asian cultures, emphasising the fusion of fashion, art, spiritual belief and performance.

Lieu Thi Le has worked as a designer for Rains and Kygo Life. Additionally gained experience working for well established brands in London such as Victoria Beckham, Cottweiler and KTZ. She was selected as one of the finalist for Raw Talent 2015 and her work has been featured in Vogue, Glamour, Hunger Magazine, HUF and Cake Mag to name a few.

She is currently working on the project, MÅNE, meaning the moon in Norwegian. The moon used as an astronomical body is an essential part of LIEU LE’s vision. The full moon symbolise power, new beginning and spiritual healing. MÅNE is a long-term project where the aim is to take the audience on a journey of renewal and self-healing, exploring the imagery and power of the moon through art installation, exhibition and performances involving clothing and textile as an art form.

*Portfolio available upon request

Biography

LIEU LE

Designer and Artist

Born in February 1991, Hong Kong, China

Currently lives and works in Norway.
 

EDUCATION

2014-2015

BA (HONS), FASHION DESIGN WOMENSWEAR, UAL - London College of Fashion  London, UK

2012 - 2014

AP, DESIGN FASHION AND BUSINESS, VIA University College - TEKO, Herning, Denmark

WORK EXPERIENCE

2017-2018

APPAREL DESIGNER, Rains, Aarhus, Denmark

2016-2017

FREELANCE DESIGNER, Kygo Life, Oslo, Norway

2016

FABRIC ASSISTANT INTERN, Victoria Beckham, London, UK

2016

DESIGN ASSISTANT INTERN, Cottweiler, London, UK

2015

DESIGN ASSISTANT INTERN, KTZ, London, UK

2013

DESIGN ASSISTANT INTERN, Pauline Van Dongen, London, UK

GROUP EXHIBITION

2018

COLLECTIVE FASHION ART, Mellomstasjonen, Oslo, 12th October 2018

CREATIVE LAB, Fashion Space Gallery and East London Dance Team, London, UK, 3rd - 8th September 2018

COSTUME WORKS, ByOtherMeans, London, UK

2015

LCFBA15 PRESS PERFORMANCE, London College of Fashion, London, UK

RAW TALENT, London College of Fashion, London, UK

INDEPENDENT SHOW, London College of Fashion, London, UK

 

COMPETITIONS

2016

Semifinalist of Adidas Design Academy

2015

Selected to show at London College of Fashion Press Event

Shortlisted for Kering Award of Sustainable Fashion

Finalist of Raw Talent 2015

2011

Finalist of H&M loves ESMOD OSLO

 

PRESS & PUBLICATION

2016

COLLECTIVE FASHION ART, Interview, Oslo, Norway

SMAALENENE AVIS, Interview, Askim, Norway

2016

MELK & HONNING, Interview, Oslo, Norway

PAPER FACULTY, Bangkok, Thailand

2015

VOGUE, London, UK

GLAMOUR, London, UK

HUF MAG, London, UK

HUNGER TV, London, UK

SYN MAG, London, UK