Year of birth: 2002
Age: 13 years
Place of birth: New York, USA
Citizenship: United States
Creative duo Jack McCollough and Lazaro HernandezNew York brand `Proenza Schouler` was founded by the creative duo Jack McCollough (Jack McCollough) and Lazaro Hernandez (Lazaro Hernandez) in 2002. The name of the brand of women`s clothing and accessories was in honor of Mother`s maiden name designers founding. Currently,`Proenza Schouler` sold more than a hundred most exclusive retail outlets worldwide, including in the network` Barneys New York`, `Bergdorf Goodman`,` Harvey Nichols`, `Colette` and` Joyce`.
Jack was born in Tokyo (Tokyo), where he spent the first five years of his life. Lazaro also was born in the Cuban part of Miami (Miami),where just could not get excited about fashion, because his mother worked in a beauty salon. Met McCollough and Hernandez in 1999, at that time, both abandoned their initial plans. So, Jack did not enter the medical college, and Lazaro is not finished training glassblower. Instead,they both were in NewYork`s Parsons School of Design (Parsons School of Design), where immediately sewed common language.
In May 2002, Julie Gilhart (Julie Gilhart) of `Barneys New York` offered the duo to show their joint collection, created in the last year at Parsons School, and eventually bought the whole lot.With the support of the German investor, brand `Proenza Schouler` gradually began to get out of Manhattan Chinatown. In February 2003, Jack and Lazaropervye performed at the New York Fashion Week. Carine Roitfeld (Carine Roitfeld), editor in chief of the French `Vogue`, watching the show, said:` I`m going to order vs