It has been announced that a chair dedicated to Replay (replay.it) founder Claudio Buziol (1957-2005) will be inaugurated on November 15 at the Faculty of Design and Arts of the University Iuav, Venice.

This initiative is part of the Fondazione Claudio Buziol (fondazioneclaudiobuziol.org), a foundation which supports the growth of young Italian fashion talents. The chair, assigned to Maria Luisa Frisa, will be active from trimester 2007-2010 and offers a graduate degree in fashion design, which aligns denim with Buziol’s values of freedom, autonomy, creativity and equality.

During the presentation of the chair in November, the winners of the international competition for young fashion designers “A Box of Dreams”, organized by the Fondazione Claudio Buziol, will be announced.