Alan Tung

Degree: MFA Fashion Merchandising & Management
Contact: Portfolio | LinkedIn
Graduation Year: 2019

Alan Tung couples extensive professional experience with his recent Master of Fine Arts degree in fashion merchandising and management from the Academy of Art University.

After graduated from The Parsons school of design with his Bachelor of fine art (BFA) in 1997, he spent the next 9 years in New York City working at some of the most prestigious design companies on Seventh Avenue. Alan has seen through the entire design process from inspiration, trend gathering, overseeing pattern and sample makers, garment specs, and technical packages to presentations of these designs on the runways of New York Fashion Week.

The current fashion industry is a changing landscape of challenges and opportunities. Alan’s MFA degree in fashion merchandising and management uniquely positions him to offer exceptional design aesthetics plus the ability to analyze how new designs will be marketed, promoted, and sold. Combining the creativity in design & knowledge of business, and marketing, Alan is truly a well-rounded designer. His fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese is expedient for international collaboration.