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Jean Claude Court

Juan Claudio Betancor Gonzalez

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain
Indie hi-tech label totally out of mainstream fashion industry.
No trends, no seasons, no massive production, no rush.
One of a kind pieces made with passion for design.

Work Experience

Volcano Films/Calima Films

Stylist and wardrobe supervisor in "Maresía" film by Eduardo Martinón (Calima Films).

July 2011 - December 2011 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Jean Claude Court

Indie fashion designer

August 2000 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Freelance

Cut/sewing/pattern design teacher

Basic level
June 2007 - June 2008 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Education

Centros Tecnologicos De Enseñanzas Insulares

Cut and sewing Diploma

September 1996 - May 1998 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Gran Canaria Art School

Fashion Design and Plastics Arts

September 1999 - June 2001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Wall Street Institute

Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC)

June 1998 - April 2000 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Perez Galdós Institute

Business Management and Marketing

September 2001 - May 2003 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Cambridge University

First Certificate in English

June 1998 - June 2000 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Alliance Française

Diplôme d´ètudes en langue Française 1er degré (DELF) by France Embassy

June 2003 - July 2005 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Audio Centro

Corel Draw Certificate

July 2009 - October 2009 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

Languages

Spanish (Native),
English (Fluent),
French (Conversational),
Italian (Beginner),
Japanese (Beginner),

Awards

Nagoya Fashion Association

Honorable mention at Nagoya International Fashion Contest 2008 in Japan.

2008

Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, Sewing, Invesmark Pattern Design, Pattern Design, Pattern Making ,

PRESS / PROJECTS

PRESS:

-I-D Magazine October 2005 issue: "Bring & Buy" project.
-Fashion156 blog, "The iqonic issue", Friday 17th August 2007.
-Blanc Magazine "The art issue", June 2012
-2beMag Magazine issue nº23 June 2012
-Modo Magazine, June 2012
-W25 magazine Issue 47 August 2012
-Superior Magazine, August 2012
-Incover Magazine issue Nº11 September 2012
-Coolture Magazine issue nº26 September 2012
-Kismet Magazine 22nd issue October 2012
-GHUBAR Magazine nº39 Gold issue September-October 2012
-Sessions Magazine Issue nº9 October 2012
-Design Festa on Facebook October 2012
-Interview with singer/model Cintia Lund at playocio.tv (January 2013)
-Diamanti Vita Facebook fan page (July 2013).
-Infashion.es (July 2013).
-Semana magazine (Mery of the style blog), November 2013
-Garoé Magazine, January 2014

PROJECTS:

-Showstudio and Maison Margiela “Unfinished Pattern”online project (2003)
-Showstudio, I-D Magazine and Oxfam “Bring & Buy”online project (2005)
-Showstudio.com & Giles Deacon 'Design Download' project/contest (2013)
-Invitation to open an online shop at cityblis.com (2013)
-Collective fashion show, "El Tablero" shopping center (October 2013)