Silke Geib

Education
1995-1998
Esmod International Paris, Paris, France
Degree: Diploma of Fashion Design (passed with distinction)
1992-1995
Dressmaker Apprenticeship, Darmstadt, Germany
Degree: Damenschneiderin

Professional experience
09.2010-now
Blænk, Berlin/Amsterdam, Germany/The Netherlands
Own fashion label
09.2010-now
ABOUT:FASHION, Berlin, Germany
Fashion consultancy for fashion design students, fashion professionals, fashion schools & fashion companies
More information: www.aboutfashion.org
09.2009-09.2010
Esmod Berlin Kunsthochschule für Mode, Berlin, Germany
Tutor in fashion design
03.2006-03.2009
Viktor & Rolf, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Head of men's wear designer for ‘MONSIEUR’: S/S 2010, A/W 2009/2010, S/S 2009
Head men's wear- and women’s wear-designer for the Allegri men's- and women’s wear collection
(art direction by Viktor & Rolf)
Full development of collections: A/W 2008/2009, S/S 2008, A/W 2007/2008, S/S 2007
06.2004-03.2005
J. Lindeberg, Stockholm, Sweden
Head men's wear designer for the Fashion Line
Full development of collections: Pre and Main A/W 2005/2006
03.2003-03.2004
Pollini, S. Giovanni in Marignano, Italy
Head women’s- and men's wear designer
Full development of collections: A/W 2004/2005 and S/S 2004
02.2003
Ann Demeulemeester, Antwerp, Belgium
Fabric research for the women’s- and men's wear collection S/S 2004
12.2002-01.2003
Revillon, Paris, France
Concept and idea research for jerseys
04.2000-03.2002
Maison Martin Margiela, Paris, France
Head of women’s wear designer for the second line, called “6”
Full development of collections: A/W 2002/2003, S/S 2002, A/W 2001/2002, S/S 2001
08.1999-01.2000
Mandarina Duck, Bologna, Italy
Head of men's wear designer
Collection: A/W 2000/2001
07.1999
Peclers, Paris, France
Trend designer for the men's wear trend book A/W 2000/2001
01.1999-06.1999
Maison Martin Margiela, Paris, France
Design assistant for men’s- and women’s wear collection

Trainee Experience
11.1998-12.1998
Bless, Paris, France
06.1998-10.1998
Chloé, Paris, France
03.1997-04.1997
Interstoff, Frankfurt, Germany
Fabric fair
01.1997-02.1997
Xuly Bët, Paris, France

Honors
05.1999
14è Festival Int. des Arts de la Mode Hyères, Hyères, France
09.1997
Smirnoff Int. Fashion Award `97, Frankfurt, Germany

Exhibition
10.1999-02.2000
Smaak/On Taste, Bonnefanten Museum, Maastricht, The Netherlands
05.1999
Showroom, Villa Noailles, Hyères, France

Languages
German: Native Speaker
English: Excellent
French: Excellent
Italian: Excellent
Dutch: Fluent
Swedish: Basic knowledge