Pittsburgh Earth Day Announces 2022 Ecolution Fashion Show

Pittsburgh, PA (March 19th, 2022) /PressRelease.news/ – Pittsburgh Earth Day has announced the Sixth Annual Ecolution Fashion Show on Wednesday, April 13th at the Carnegie Museum of Art. From 8 PM – 10 PM guests are invited to enjoy an evening of eco-inspired fashions, libations, and sustainability.

“Bringing fashion, dance, art, music and creativity together with incredible talent in an exquisite new venue, the Pittsburgh Earth Day Ecolution Runway show is one of the most unique fashion shows in Pittsburgh. Our creative team including Richard Parsakian, Emilio and Gino from Izzazu and Deb Docherty from Docherty Model and Talent Agency and Gary Kalinosky from Acrobatique Creative bring together their artistic talents again for an incredible fashion event at the Carnegie Museum of Art said Pittsburgh Earth Day founder, Ronda Zegarelli.

Beginning at 6 PM, VIP (Sold Out) attendees can enjoy plant-forward appetizers in the Hall of Architecture along with a complimentary libation. At 7 PM, General Admission Plus includes Runway Seating ($60) and General Admission Standing Room Only ($45) are welcome to join the celebration with the official programming beginning at 8 PM.

This year’s Ecolution Fashion Show themed “Earth Matters Now: For The World We Dream Of & The World We Have Now” will be MC’d by the Green Voice’s Natalie Bencivenga along with 91.3 WYEP’s Brian Siewiorek, and 100.7’s Elista. Performances this year will include dance performances by slowdanger and Stacyee Pearl dance project, tunes from Dj Soy Sos and an appearance by Miss Thea Trix as “Mother Earth.” At the VIP Event, there will also be a special appearance by Brazilian chanteuse Lily Abreu who will channel the songs of France in the VIP lounge.

Ecolution, curated by Richard Parsakian invites over twenty artists to elevate this year’s theme by creating wearable fashion through the use of sustainable, recyclable, and organic materials into stellar environmentally savvy ensembles that will address the environmental issues facing our planet. This year’s designers will include – Knotzland x Temper & Grit, Kat Belskey, Cheryl Capazzuti, Brian David, Katy DeMent, Carley Furlow, Lessa Kassler, Vicki Kerestes, Gregory Labon, KING RELD, Mad Recital, Mossy Lane, Randal Miller, Bradford Mumpower, Lana Neumeyer, Suz Pisano, Paulo Schifino, Randi Stewart and Jamie Miller,Suzanne Werder, CT Steele, X=f(X) at Sergery Design Studio and Pearlann Porter.

A panel of three judges including Susan Tsu, Kilolo Luckett and Alisha Wormsley will determine the top four scoring designers who will receive a cash prize courtesy of Lab-Grown Diamonds by Caesar’s Designs Fine Jewelry Creations.

Hair and make-up are provided by Izzazu Salon, Spa and Blowout Bar with models from Docherty Model and Talent Agency will grace the STAGE. “This must-see fashion show is an eclectic mix of Pittsburgh artists working together to continue the awareness and practice of sustainability. Izzazu Salon, Spa & Blowout Bar is pleased to be a part of this important annual event,” says Emilio Cornacchione, one of the principals of Izzazu Salon, Spa & Blowout Bar

TICKETS: VIP is sold out. General Admission tickets are available for purchase here.

About Pittsburgh Earth Day

Pittsburgh Earth Day 2022: Earth Day. Everyday. is a citywide celebration of advancements made in sustainability, technology, and innovation where people live, work and play. With exciting activities held in venues throughout the city of Pittsburgh. Honoring the transformation from Pittsburgh’s Steel City past to a thriving home for green innovation, LEED certified development, farm to table initiatives and environmentally friendly events, Pittsburgh Earth Day honors the collaboration of businesses, community organizations and green purveyors that are changing the landscape of our region. Since 2015, Pittsburgh Earth Day has been produced by Acrobatique Creative; in 2020 Pittsburgh Earth Day has been established as a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

For more information, visit PittsburghEarthDay.org. Like Pittsburgh Earth Day on Facebook and follow @PghEarthDay on Twitter and Instagram. Join the conversation online with #PghEarthDay

Media Contact

Ronda Zegarelli – ronda@acrobatiquecreative.com
Senior Publicist, Acrobatique Creative