January 2023 experiences + daily happenings

Ever-changing, never stagnant – PROJECT New York is where community, culture + fashion converge.

From exclusive activations and networking opportunities to a fashion presentation in collaboration with NYMD, PROJECT New York showcased the future of contemporary men’s and gender fluid fashion in an intimate setting with a dynamic point-of-view.

January 2023 fireside chats

Moderated By: Edwina Kulego, VP of International + Men’s, Informa Markets Fashion

Tuesday January 24

4:00 PM

Gender Fluidity in Fashion – The Conversation Continues

Androgony and gender fluidity are themes that are ever-evolving in men's fashion. Join us for a conversation lead by Edwina Kulego and Fashion Monk, Jerome Lamaar Rice, to continue the discussion of gender fluidity in today's industry.

Featured Speaker:
Jerome Lamaar Rice, Designer, Creative Director, + Stylist

Wednesday January 25

11:00 AM

Representation in Fashion Content

Inclusive voices and diverse perspectives are key contributors to building impactful social messages, strong communities, and authentic content. Learn about the ways cultural diversity uniquely influences business strategies and personal experiences.

Speakers Include:
Maiya Carmichael, Associate Social Strategist, VICE Media Group
Vesna Cremona, CEO + Founder, AMER_ICAN
JP, Owner, Quartz Co. + WANT Les Essentiels  

Opening Night PROJECT Party

6PM - 8PM at The Skylark, 200 W 39th St - 39th Between 7th & 8th

Join the PROJECT community at The Skylark for an unforgettable night in the heart of New York City. Featuring a live-model presentation in collaboration with NYMD featuring their next-in-class designers, presented by CROSS EYED MOOSE, and a striking view of the Empire State Building, mix and mingle with your fashion peers in the city that doesn’t sleep. Show your PROJECT New York January 2023 wristband to access the Opening Night PROJECT Party.


NYMD Live Model Fashion Presentation, presented by CROSS EYED MOOSE

Meet the next class of NYMD FW23 designers in an exclusive live-model presentation of their latest designs, presented by CROSS EYED MOOSE. Taking place at the PROJECT New York Opening Night Party at The Skylark, January 24th starting at 6PM.


Need a lift? PROJECT is offering complimentary shuttle service from the show to our Opening Night Party, located at The Skylark on 39th street between 7th & 8th. Shuttles will loop between venues for our guests starting at 5:30PM.

January 2023 daily happenings

Tuesday, January 24, 9:00AM - 6:00PM | Wednesday, January 25, 9:00AM - 5:00PM  

#PROJECTSOUND | featuring @blkidtwins

Experience PROJECT New York through the signature sounds of BLK.ID TWINS, where elevated designer fashion fuses with NYC’s street attire. Spinning live at each day.

PROJECT New York Show Bag, Sponsored by KROST

Pick up your one of a kind PROJECT New York show bag
designed and provided by KROST. While supplies last.

The Future of Fashion - a NYMD Trend Display, presented by CROSS EYED MOOSE

Fashion’s present and future comes to life in a curated mannequin installation in partnership with New York Men’s Day (NYMD), presented by CROSS EYED MOOSE. Get inspired by where contemporary fashion is headed on these 12 looks from NYMD’s featured designers.

The Snow Peak Experience

Experience outdoor lifestyle at its finest. With a modern approach and a calming mentality, Japanese brand Snow Peak fuses adventure with tranquility within an immersive space. Decompress by the fire pit with a glass of sake, and see first-hand how their lifetime-guaranteed products take outdoor living into tomorrow. br>

On-demand Denim Repairs, provided by Nudie Jeans

Give new life to your favorite jeans-- let the experts at Nudie Jeans spruce 'em up with complimentary denim repairs, happening at their booth for the duration of the show.

Booze Between Buys

Grab a drink with clients and colleagues between appointments. Full bar options are available for purchase at our bar located in the Upper Mezzanine during show hours - cheers to you.

The PROJECT New York Café

Fuel your day at the PROJECT New York Café, serving on-demand coffee for purchase throughout the duration of the show.

Morning Coffee Happy Hour

But first, coffee - on us. Grab a complimentary coffee starting at 9AM in the PROJECT New York Café. While supplies last.