Born in July 1990 in Beirut, Hussein Bazaza is a young Lebanese fashion designer. Before studying fashion design in Esmod, Bazaza experimented in many artistic fields including illustration, photography and artistic direction (photo shoots, TV shows). He has received many awards throughout the completion of his degree of which the Fashion Design Prize (“Prix de Stylisme”) for his graduation project in June 2011. After achieving a double major in Fashion Design and Pattern Making, Bazaza continued with an internship at Maison Rabih Kayrouz in Paris, and then worked for Elie Saab as a junior designer in Beirut. Today Hussein Bazaza is a teaching professor of Fashion Design at ESMOD Beirut. He was selected by the Starch foundation in December 2012 to launch his eponymous line of ready to wear.