“WHO IS ON NEXT?” IS THE SCOUTING PROJECT DEVISED FOR THE SEARCH OF NEW TALENTS, CONCEIVED AND ORGANIZED BY ALTAROMA TOGETHER WITH VOGUE ITALIA, DISCLOSES ITSELF TO AN AUDIENCE OF FASHION BUSINESS REPRESENTATIVES AS A CREATIVE LAB OF MADE IN – ITALY PRODUCTS, DIRECTLY ORIENTED TO THE INTERNATIONAL TRADE MARKET, THANKS TO THE SUPPORT AND COLLABORATION OF ICE - ROME BRANCH AND IT’S NETWORK OF WORLDWIDE OFFICES
For over 16 years Lee Wood has lived and worked in Milan, Italy. Originally from the UK, Lee started his working life in retail before moving his attention onto styling and finally to design. In 1998 he moved to Milan to work in the creative team of Maison Versace where he stayed till 2014.
This year, 2015, Lee launches his concept label L72 for the first time, to display his own personal aesthetic lifestyle concept, a ‘thought’ process to explore new shapes. A collection aimed at representing an unconditional gesture of freedom and he has been awarded this year with the prestigious prize.
“Who is on Next?” presented by ALTAROMA is considered among the most influential creative platforms in the world, confirming Rome as a pivotal force for the promotion of young talents.