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Ask the Designer: Where Does Your Inspiration Come From?

23 23.JUL
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"I grew up in the era of Michael Jackson. His amazing outfits inspired me to find a way to express my creativity through fashion. I was also influenced by what Dapper Dan from Harlem was doing for high-end streetwear. I now enjoy constructing garments on the sewing machine and seeing the end results of my designs." READ MORE

HIVE FASHION @ NYPL

23 01.JUL
Celebrate your style with fashion designer Chris Bevans of Billionaire Boy's Club, in a special look behind the catwalks and runways of the industry. Find out what trends are happening in the fashion world, what skills designers need to be a cut above the rest, and how teens across the world are looking at fashion as a means of expression, creation, and remixing. READ MORE

URBAN GOODS : TALKS WITH CHRISTOPHER BEVANS

06 09.APR
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When not making bespoke clothing for the likes of Mos Def and Jay-Z, Christopher Bevans can be found interpreting Pharrell’s vision as the Creative Director at Billionare Boys Club. Originally trained as a tailor, Bevans’ career has seen him progress into all sectors of the fashion world. It is clear that Bevans’ success is down to his modesty, skill and his background, that has allowed him to dissect the science of it all. Read what Bevans had to say below. READ MORE

MIT MEDIA LAB : NEW FELLOWS

06 26.FEB
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What does the co-creator of Lost and director of the next Star Wars film have to do with an international chess grandmaster? A successful fashion designer? The author of a New York Times bestseller? All are members of the MIT Media Lab’s first group of Director’s Fellows, announced last month in a Media Lab blog post. READ MORE

LEARN. BUILD. CREATE.

05 21.JAN

Following President Obama’s inauguration on Monday, leaders in entertainment, government and philanthropy came together to raise support for programs focused on the future of learning, at a non-partisan after-hours event sponsored by SimCity and produced by CBAtelier. READ MORE

TEAM-BUILDING AT : INNOVATOR'S GUILD DETROIT

04 01.JAN
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CBA founder Christopher Bevans, joins MIT Media Lab, IDEO and the Knight Foundation for a weekend of team-building at Innovator's Guild Detroit. IG Detroit, an MIT initiative helmed by Media Lab director Joi Ito, is a team-building exercise including some of the brightest innovators across industries, banding together to rethink food production and sustainability. READ MORE

SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN INGENUITY AWARDS

02 28.NOV
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On November 28th we had the privilege of being guests at the Smithsonian American Ingenuity Awards - arguably the most inspiring event of the year. Honored for being the most innovative individuals in their fields, award winners included Esperanza Spalding, Bryan Stevenson, Elon Musk, Pardis Sabeti, Jack Andraka, and Sebastian Thrun. READ MORE

Tim Gunn X CBA X HIVE FASHION

01 13.NOV
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We recently had the pleasure of having Tim Gunn come out to one of our HIVE Fashion sessions to give the kids and overview of the fashion industry from his perspective. Such a generous and supportive human being, Gunn stayed for two hours, sharing stories of his experience, answering the students’ questions – and he even gave everyone an autographed copy of his new book TIM GUNN’S FASHION BIBLE READ MORE