OUR FACULTY



Our Head of the core international faculty and coordinator of international faculty has a wide knowledge of the fashion academics, business & knowledge of the global sustainable in fashion.

AND promised you to make you a better Entrepreneur in the design industry and introduce your creative skill and innovations to the world. Take a look at our faculty members below,


AND promised you to make you a better Entrepreneur in the design industry and introduce your creative skill and innovations to the world. Take a look at our faculty members below,


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Mr. Don Omila Naushan

Director / Senior Lecturer

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CEO/Founder of AND fashion school, He has obtained a BA specialist degree in Costume & Fabric design (5 yrs) from Yanka kupala state university, Grodno, Belarussia, He was studied Academic drawing & painting for 03 years.He has a good technical knowledge in fashion illustration.He speaks Russian language fluently. He participated in Rome Fashion week 2017, Grodno fashion week 2017.He is a member of global sustainable fashion week Budapest, Hungary.He works as a part time teacher (Fashion &Textiles) in St. thomas catholic international college, Seeduwa.He is an official Sri Lankan country agent of Accademia Italiana design campus, Rome, Italy.                                                                                                                                                                       

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Tharaka Dulanji

Administrative officer

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B.A.(Honours) in Sociology, University of Kelaniya M.A. in Sociology ( Reading) , University of Colombo                                                                                                                                                                       

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Dr. Gabriella Walek

Head of the International faculty

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Dr.Gabriella Mányi Walek (Female) holds the following degrees:- Bachelor of Economics of Foreign Correspondance - College for Foreign Trade in Budapest Master of Ecomomics - Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Foreign Trade Doctor univ - Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Foreign Trade Textile technician – 2 years of special training course at Óbuda University

She has a long experience in the textile, garment and fashion industry working from the implementation of new technologies to the sales of the ready-made products in for-profit companies (TECHNOIMPEX, MODEX, MODEXCO, IMÁZS DC) and representing the interest of the designers and the stakeholders of this sector at different levels in non-profit organisations too. She has experience in the field of green energy and environmental protection too.

Since 2004 she has been the President of the National Fashion League Hungary Association (NFLH). She is the Founder and the President of the Global Sustainable Fashion Week. which became one of the most important fashion weeks in Central Europe dealing with etical and sustainable fashion. She is coordinating the International Executive Board of the GSFW consisting of outstanding professionals from different continents. Since March 2017 she has been woorking also as a Fashion Revolution’s country coordinator in Hungary to perform a very wide and successful campaign for the better and more transparent fashion industry.

In April 2018 she was appointed as one of the Ambassadors of the EU WORTH Partnership Project, which aims to collaborate between fashion designers, crafters, technology providers and SME manufacturers at transnational level and to develop design-driven products by adopting new techniques and technologies in the creative industry. She was honored with a Napoleon Memory Order for her activity in art and fashion in Italy in 2011.

                                                                                                                                                                      

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CEO/Founder of AND fashion school, He has obtained a BA specialist degree in Costume & Fabric design (5 yrs) from Yanka kupala state university, Grodno, Belarussia, He was studied Academic drawing & painting for 03 years.He has a good technical knowledge in fashion illustration.He speaks Russian language fluently. He participated in Rome Fashion week 2017, Grodno fashion week 2017.He is a member of global sustainable fashion week Budapest, Hungary.He works as a part time teacher (Fashion &Textiles) in St. thomas catholic international college, Seeduwa.He is an official Sri Lankan country agent of Accademia Italiana design campus, Rome, Italy.                                                                                                                                                                       

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Dr.Gabriella Mányi Walek (Female) holds the following degrees:- Bachelor of Economics of Foreign Correspondance - College for Foreign Trade in Budapest Master of Ecomomics - Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Foreign Trade Doctor univ - Corvinus University of Budapest, Faculty of Foreign Trade Textile technician – 2 years of special training course at Óbuda University

She has a long experience in the textile, garment and fashion industry working from the implementation of new technologies to the sales of the ready-made products in for-profit companies (TECHNOIMPEX, MODEX, MODEXCO, IMÁZS DC) and representing the interest of the designers and the stakeholders of this sector at different levels in non-profit organisations too. She has experience in the field of green energy and environmental protection too.

Since 2004 she has been the President of the National Fashion League Hungary Association (NFLH). She is the Founder and the President of the Global Sustainable Fashion Week. which became one of the most important fashion weeks in Central Europe dealing with etical and sustainable fashion. She is coordinating the International Executive Board of the GSFW consisting of outstanding professionals from different continents. Since March 2017 she has been woorking also as a Fashion Revolution’s country coordinator in Hungary to perform a very wide and successful campaign for the better and more transparent fashion industry.

In April 2018 she was appointed as one of the Ambassadors of the EU WORTH Partnership Project, which aims to collaborate between fashion designers, crafters, technology providers and SME manufacturers at transnational level and to develop design-driven products by adopting new techniques and technologies in the creative industry. She was honored with a Napoleon Memory Order for her activity in art and fashion in Italy in 2011.

                                                                                                                                                                      


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B.A.(Honours) in Sociology, University of Kelaniya M.A. in Sociology ( Reading) , University of Colombo                                                                                                                                                                       



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Mr. Muhammad Fawad Noori

Coordinator. International Faculty

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Fad Noori! Saudi born, Pakistani International fashion professional, full name Muhammad Fawad Noori was born on 23rd April in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Noori gets the burning desire to become sports person and also for creating beautiful things and an eye on creative thinking from his childhood. 
In year 2004 he graduated from Le Ecole La Chambre de Sayndicale, Paris, France in care of (PIFD) Pakistan Institute of fashion design Recognize by HEC (Higher Education commission) Chartered by the Government of Pakistan. www.pifd.edu.pk and completed his 4 years bachelor’s degree in Fashion design. In year 2007 he has done LTI Qualification in digital fashion (equivalent to HND or NVQ level 5) (Licentiateship of Textile Institute) TEXTILE INSTITUTE, Manchester UK The world wide institute of textile including clothing & footwear, www.texi.org.uk. He is also one of the nominees of style icon achievement award in Odartey style and fashion awards 2020. https://www.instagram.com/p/B2VjyNRnNWz/ His personal portfolio can be accessed at: www.coroflot.com/fadnoori.

His achievements are :

BRONZE MEDAL AWARDED BY SDC UK Bradford on enthusiastic services for SDC Pakistan as design consultant www.sdc.org.uk, Creative Design Head of GSFW & International executive board member of NDL National fashion league of Hungarian association www.gsfashionweek.com www.fashionhungary.com, Assistant Professor @ GIFT University in School of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture. www.gift.edu.pkRecently appointed as International  Director at The Korean Society of Fashion Business, Seoul, South Korea http://www.fashionfabi.co.kr/eng/1s_01.html, GARI, Sri Lanka Invited as Co-chair & key note speaker for 1st & 2nd International Conference on Apparel, Textiles and Fashion Design www.atafd.com, RUNWAY DUBAI, UAE: Student Thesis collection presentation at RUNWAY DUBAI www.runwaydubai.comLamoon Fashion Week, Istanbul TURKEY Director international relations and head of Pakistan for International Lamoon Fashion Week Istanbul, Turkey for 2018 event www.lamoonfashionweek.com, FCA, IFAB, SEOUL South Korea he has  been invited one of international fashion expert for 2018 International Fashion & Art Biennale in Seoul with KIA from October 19th ¬ 26th 2018, he has presented on outfit on AI Theme in Fashion show at KIA beat 360 showroom. Seoul KOREA www.fashionca.co.kr

Invited as International Guest Lecturer in department of Fashion at Dongduk women’s University, Seoul, South Korea, www.dongduk.ac.krCOFT, FJU ,Taipei TAIWAN Invited as International Guest Lecturer in department of Fashion & Textile design at Fujin Catholic University, Taipei TAIWAN, www.fju.edu.tw.INTERCOLOR CONGRESS, Porto PORTUGAL Invited as international fashion professional observer in INTERCOLOR CONGRES Porto 2018 in Porto, Portugal www.intercolor.nu.

Publications :

Various Illustrations published in book named FASHION ILLUSTRATION by Xiuming Chai (Editor), Haoyang Lu (Editor) Publisher: Design Media Publishing Ltd Hong Kong. http://www.tower.com/tower_search/search_2.cfm?keywords=fashion%20illustration&div_id=1&position=50Article published on German blog; “Social responsibility of designer” https://fashion-related-services.net/2016/07/01/social-responsibility-of-designers/A Short Thought published in a Photographic catalogue; project called Climate KIC – launched by the European Commission. (The idea is to combine expert’s statement about climate related topics, provided by an international community of selected 80 experts from different fields of world –  thus including scientists (from FAO, WMO, USDA, SIWI and many other institutions), academics (from the University of Copenhagen, Turku, Manitoba, Tokyo,…) communicators, activists, politicians, experts in  sustainable design and art).He conducts training workshop Under section I “Analysis & ensuring Quality of garment & design services” and his paper has been Accepted in the IV annual conference of Quality organized by Tomsk college of Design & services RUSSIA in regard of world quality day 2014.

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Ms. Chethani Samaraweera

Senior Lecturer

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Senior lecturer at AND. She has obtained a B.Design (sp) Hons. in Fashion design from Moratuwa university, Colombo. She was a former senior lecturer at Raffles Colombo, and also she works as visiting lecturer at Moratuwa university.                                                                                                                                                                       

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Mr.Chrishmal perera

Visinting lecturer

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BSC in multimedia, Freelance graphic designer                                                                                                                                                                       

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Fad Noori! Saudi born, Pakistani International fashion professional, full name Muhammad Fawad Noori was born on 23rd April in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Noori gets the burning desire to become sports person and also for creating beautiful things and an eye on creative thinking from his childhood. 
In year 2004 he graduated from Le Ecole La Chambre de Sayndicale, Paris, France in care of (PIFD) Pakistan Institute of fashion design Recognize by HEC (Higher Education commission) Chartered by the Government of Pakistan. www.pifd.edu.pk and completed his 4 years bachelor’s degree in Fashion design. In year 2007 he has done LTI Qualification in digital fashion (equivalent to HND or NVQ level 5) (Licentiateship of Textile Institute) TEXTILE INSTITUTE, Manchester UK The world wide institute of textile including clothing & footwear, www.texi.org.uk. He is also one of the nominees of style icon achievement award in Odartey style and fashion awards 2020. https://www.instagram.com/p/B2VjyNRnNWz/ His personal portfolio can be accessed at: www.coroflot.com/fadnoori.

His achievements are :

BRONZE MEDAL AWARDED BY SDC UK Bradford on enthusiastic services for SDC Pakistan as design consultant www.sdc.org.uk, Creative Design Head of GSFW & International executive board member of NDL National fashion league of Hungarian association www.gsfashionweek.com www.fashionhungary.com, Assistant Professor @ GIFT University in School of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture. www.gift.edu.pkRecently appointed as International  Director at The Korean Society of Fashion Business, Seoul, South Korea http://www.fashionfabi.co.kr/eng/1s_01.html, GARI, Sri Lanka Invited as Co-chair & key note speaker for 1st & 2nd International Conference on Apparel, Textiles and Fashion Design www.atafd.com, RUNWAY DUBAI, UAE: Student Thesis collection presentation at RUNWAY DUBAI www.runwaydubai.comLamoon Fashion Week, Istanbul TURKEY Director international relations and head of Pakistan for International Lamoon Fashion Week Istanbul, Turkey for 2018 event www.lamoonfashionweek.com, FCA, IFAB, SEOUL South Korea he has  been invited one of international fashion expert for 2018 International Fashion & Art Biennale in Seoul with KIA from October 19th ¬ 26th 2018, he has presented on outfit on AI Theme in Fashion show at KIA beat 360 showroom. Seoul KOREA www.fashionca.co.kr

Invited as International Guest Lecturer in department of Fashion at Dongduk women’s University, Seoul, South Korea, www.dongduk.ac.krCOFT, FJU ,Taipei TAIWAN Invited as International Guest Lecturer in department of Fashion & Textile design at Fujin Catholic University, Taipei TAIWAN, www.fju.edu.tw.INTERCOLOR CONGRESS, Porto PORTUGAL Invited as international fashion professional observer in INTERCOLOR CONGRES Porto 2018 in Porto, Portugal www.intercolor.nu.

Publications :

Various Illustrations published in book named FASHION ILLUSTRATION by Xiuming Chai (Editor), Haoyang Lu (Editor) Publisher: Design Media Publishing Ltd Hong Kong. http://www.tower.com/tower_search/search_2.cfm?keywords=fashion%20illustration&div_id=1&position=50Article published on German blog; “Social responsibility of designer” https://fashion-related-services.net/2016/07/01/social-responsibility-of-designers/A Short Thought published in a Photographic catalogue; project called Climate KIC – launched by the European Commission. (The idea is to combine expert’s statement about climate related topics, provided by an international community of selected 80 experts from different fields of world –  thus including scientists (from FAO, WMO, USDA, SIWI and many other institutions), academics (from the University of Copenhagen, Turku, Manitoba, Tokyo,…) communicators, activists, politicians, experts in  sustainable design and art).He conducts training workshop Under section I “Analysis & ensuring Quality of garment & design services” and his paper has been Accepted in the IV annual conference of Quality organized by Tomsk college of Design & services RUSSIA in regard of world quality day 2014.

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Senior lecturer at AND. She has obtained a B.Design (sp) Hons. in Fashion design from Moratuwa university, Colombo. She was a former senior lecturer at Raffles Colombo, and also she works as visiting lecturer at Moratuwa university.                                                                                                                                                                       

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BSC in multimedia, Freelance graphic designer                                                                                                                                                                       



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Ms. Carol Cordella

Stylist

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Stylist Fashion Campaign :

DIAMOND COUTURE
MARSEM-MENSWEAR
ANTONIO MONOPOLI
L’OREAL
WELLA
TOI SPOSE
PATMASEDA-UOMO-DONNA
CENTRO COMMERCIALE LE COLONNE
LE CAROSE GIOIELLI


“Captain Marvel” regia Anna Boden ( costume )
2018 “L’uomo Proibito” Regia Tiziano Russo
U Muschettieri” regia Vito Palumbo (in LAVORZIONE)
BANCA POPOLARE DI BARI MUTUO BREAK –regia Iacopo Carapelli
BANCA POPOLARE DI BARI SPOT ISTITUZIONALE –regia Iacopo Carapelli
NASTRO AZZURO –PERONI Regia Ivan Olita
IMMOBILIARE SICURO regia Gianni de Blasi
Banca popolare pugliese Chiaro BBP Gianni de Blasi
Proud auction.com – regia Tiziano Russo
AUTOSAT- Regia Gianni de Blasi

and student work

Mr. Mauro Lorenzo

Fashion photographer

and student work

Mr. Oshala Fernando

Visiting Instructor

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Visiting Instructor at AND. He has obtained an Advanced diploma in Fashion Design from Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology, Colombo.                                                                                                                                                                       

Stylist Fashion Campaign :                                                                                                                                                                       

DIAMOND COUTURE
MARSEM-MENSWEAR
ANTONIO MONOPOLI
L’OREAL
WELLA
TOI SPOSE
PATMASEDA-UOMO-DONNA
CENTRO COMMERCIALE LE COLONNE
LE CAROSE GIOIELLI

“Captain Marvel” regia Anna Boden ( costume )
2018 “L’uomo Proibito” Regia Tiziano Russo
U Muschettieri” regia Vito Palumbo (in LAVORZIONE)
BANCA POPOLARE DI BARI MUTUO BREAK –regia Iacopo Carapelli
BANCA POPOLARE DI BARI SPOT ISTITUZIONALE –regia Iacopo Carapelli
NASTRO AZZURO –PERONI Regia Ivan Olita
IMMOBILIARE SICURO regia Gianni de Blasi
Banca popolare pugliese Chiaro BBP Gianni de Blasi
Proud auction.com – regia Tiziano Russo
AUTOSAT- Regia Gianni de Blasi

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Senior lecturer at AND. She has obtained a BA sp. (Hons). in Fashion design from Moratuwa university, Colombo. She was a former senior lecturer at Raffles Colombo, and also she works as visiting lecturer at Moratuwa university.                                                                                                                                                                       

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Visiting Instructor at AND. He has obtained an Advanced diploma in Fashion Design from Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology, Colombo.



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Ms. Purnima Matharage

Visiting Instructor

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Visiting Instructor at AND. She has obtained an Advanced Diploma in Fashion & product Development from Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel.She was the first Runners up (Evening wear) in CATS AWARDS 2015. She works as a Senior Designer in Mercury Fashion pvt. Ltd.                                                                                                                                                                       

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Ms. Meena Kumari

Training Instructor

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( Training instructor) BA in Fashion design University of Moratuwa / Ms. Hamritha David BA (Honors) in Fashion Design, Raffles, University                                                                                                                                                                       

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Mr.Dishala Fernando

Visitng Instructor

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Pearson BTEC HND
Diploma in Autocad (pearson assured from London)
Diploma in 3D animation E soft
Currently working as 3D generalist at Treinetic pvt Ltd.
                                                                                                                                                                      

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Visiting Instructor at AND. She has obtained an Advanced Diploma in Fashion & product Development from Sri Lanka Institute of Textile & Apparel.She was the first Runners up (Evening wear) in CATS AWARDS 2015. She works as a Senior Designer in Mercury Fashion pvt. Ltd.                                                                                                                                                                       

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( Training instructor) BA in Fashion design University of Moratuwa / Ms. Hamritha David BA (Honors) in Fashion Design, Raffles, University                                                                                                                                                                       

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Pearson BTEC HND
Diploma in Autocad (pearson assured from London)
Diploma in 3D animation E soft
Currently working as 3D generalist at Treinetic pvt Ltd.
                                                                                                                                                                      

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Mayantha Perera

Instructor

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Bachelor of visual arts (special) university of visual and performing arts                                                                                                                                                                       

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Bachelor of visual arts (special) university of visual and performing arts                                                                                                                                                                       

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( Training instructor) BA in Fashion design University of Moratuwa / Ms. Hamritha David BA (Honors) in Fashion Design, Raffles, University                                                                                                                                                                       

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Pearson BTEC HND
Diploma in Autocad (pearson assured from London)
Diploma in 3D animation E soft
Currently working as 3D generalist at Treinetic pvt Ltd.
                                                                                                                                                                      




AND Examination Board



Dr. Guoxiang Yuan

Associate professor, College of fashion and design, Donghua University, Shanghai, (China).

Mr. Aloke Kumar Singh

Co-founder/Director ESED School of Design, Kolkata (India).

Ms. Dinie van den Heuvel

Head designer Infantium Victoria, guest Lecturer HEAD Geneva ( Switzerland)

Mr. Fawad Noori

Coordinator of the international core faculty at Academy of Art & Design (Pakistan).

Mr. Omila Naushan

Director of the Academy of Art & Design.

Ms. Chethani Samaraweera

Senior lecturer at Academy of Art & Design. Visiting Lecturer at Moratuwa university, Colombo, Sri Lanka



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