TT- Associate Professor, Fashion Design
Margarita Benitez is an Assistant Professor and the Fashion Technologist at The Fashion School. Her MFA is is Art + Technology studies from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her interdisciplinary background mixes art and technology, interface design, tangible computing, 3D, architecture and fiber and material studies. She is always looking at new technology, whether software or hardware, to learn, explore and subvert. The interdisciplinary approach she takes to her creative practice and pedagogy is part of the unique skill set that she brings to the Fashion School.