Ana González (fashion designer)

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Ana González Rodríguez (born 26 August 1970) is a Spanish fashion designer. She was born in Toledo and educated in Madrid.[1]

Biography[edit]

Ana González

In 1997, Ana Gonzalez founded with Óscar Benito Locking Shocking, a ready-to-wear label claiming to maintain "strong ties with other artistic disciplines".[2] The team received accolades: in 2003, the young designer's Premio L'Oreal[3] and in 2004, from the Spanish Marie Claire, a Gran Prix de la moda.[2][4] Their partnership lasted until 2007, when the label disappeared further to the decision of their business partner, Humana Cultura y Comunicación.[5][6]

In 2008 she launched alone a new ready-to-wear label, Ana Locking,[7][8] which also received accolades: in 2008, the Premio L'Oréal[9] and in 2009, the Premio Mujer Fun Fearless Female, awarded by the Spanish Cosmopolitan.[10]


Collections[edit]

  • American Landscape Fall/Winter 14-15 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • What Does God Say Spring/Summer 14 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Mc Guffin Fall/Winter 13-14 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • The Talk Spring/Summer 13 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Time Capsule Fall/Winter 12-13 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Under Beauty Spring/Summer 12 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Stance Fall/Winter 11-12 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Insides Spring/Summer 11 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid)
  • Spinning Destiny Fall/Winter 10-11 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) video 01 / video 02
  • Antidoto Spring/Summer 10 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) video 01 / video 02
  • Miracles Fall/Winter 09-10 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) video 01 / video 02
  • Arc d´hystérie Spring/Summer 09 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) video 01 / video 02
  • Reentry Fall/Winter 08-09 (Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Madrid) video 01 / video 02 / video 03
  • Mirror- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 08 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Bipolar- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 07-08 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • The Locked Garden- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 07 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Foreigner- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 06-07 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Exit- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 06 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Loveless- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 05-06 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Naufragio- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 05 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Cámara Oscura- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 04-05 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Beat- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 04 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Lo Importante es Amar- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 03-04 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • Eólica- Locking Shocking - Spring/Summer 03 (Pasarela Cibeles)
  • La celda de las Vanidades- Locking Shocking - Fall/Winter 02-03 (Pasarela Circuit V)

External links[edit]

References[edit]

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  1. ^ Castilla, Amelia (10 January 2009). "Ana Locking hilvana la sobriedad con volantes". El Pais (in Spanish). Retrieved 6 December 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Locking Shocking". Musac. 2005. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Locking Shocking y Bimba Bosé, premios L´Oreal" (in Spanish). Terra. 2003. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  4. ^ "Diseñadores Pasarela Cibeles: Ana Locking" (in Spanish). Marie Claire. 2008. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  5. ^ De la Torriente, Eugenia (16 January 2008). "La marca Locking Shocking desaparece". El Pais (in Spanish). Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  6. ^ "Locking Shocking lo dejan" (in Spanish). Mentes Inquietas. 2008. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  7. ^ "Pasarela Cibeles. Colecciones otoño-invierno 2008/09" (in Spanish). Terra. 2008. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  8. ^ Intxausti, Aurora. "El color al final del túnel". El Pais (in Spanish). Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  9. ^ "Ana Locking, mejor diseñadora". El Pais (in Spanish). 16 February 2008. Retrieved 5 December 2011. 
  10. ^ "Photocall – Premios Mujer Cosmopolitan 2009 – Ana Locking" (in Spanish). Cosmopolitan. 2009. Retrieved 5 December 2011.