City Of Melbourne
Melbourne Fashion Week
Melbourne Fashion Week
15 – 21 November 2021
15–21 Nov 2021
  • Digital event
  • Free
  • Talk

Does Visibility Equal Power?

Tue 16 Nov

  • Tickets:Free



Featured Speakers

  • Chelsea Bonner

    Chelsea is the Founder of Bella Management – an agency representing fashion models women, men, curve and plus sizes through to commercial and print talent. She works to redefine the boundaries of models, content creators and TV talent. Her models have appeared on ‘World First’ covers and in Marie Claire, Sports Illustrated, Vogue, ELLE, Harpers Baazar & Cosmopolitan magazines.

  • Deni Todorovic

    Style By Deni is a content creator and vocal activist for queer and human rights who pushes the narrative forward around topics of gender, sexuality, politics, race and equality. Deni identifies as gender non-conforming and presents themself as a neutral combination of gender expression of which they affectionately call ‘The Space In Between’.

  • Grace Dlabik

    Grace Dlabik is a proud Melanesian Papua New Guinean/Austrian woman who has carved out an impressive career as a dedicated activist, community leader and entrepreneur as well as being a much-loved industry influencer. As the founder of Be. and BE. ONE CREATIVE she is a highly sought after trailblazer who still maintains an ethically minded ethos and focus.

  • Jarin Baigent

    Jarin is a Wiradjuri woman and founding member of Indigenous business collective Trading Blak and sportwear brand Jarin Street. Trading Blak was founded in response to the disempowering and harmful impacts of misrepresentation with the Aboriginal business landscape and is dedicated to supporting the growth of the Indigenous business sector.

  • Lisa Cox

    Lisa Cox is an Internationally awarded thought leader, creative, and media professional who is changing how disability is represented in mainstream pop culture. Named as a 2021 Australian Fashion Week Changemaker, Lisa believes in diversifying collaboration and education within the fashion industry.

  • Tarik Houchar

    Tarik is the founder of Hijab House – an award-winning modest clothing brand that is one of the most recognised in the world. With over one million social followers, Tarik has pioneered a new generation concept for hijab fashion and modesty. Hijab House can now be found across the globe with stores in Australia, Lebanon and soon to come to Egypt and Kuwait.

Event Partners

Presented by

  • Creative Victoria