The Fashion Design Center is the newest addition to the Bridgeport Art Center, a 500,000 sq.ft. historic building in the heart of Bridgeport. It is also home to more than 60 artists and creative professionals. It is designed exclusively for the fashion industry offering affordable studio spaces, a central cutting area with an enormous cutting table, and a common area for client meetings.
Monthly rent includes heat, air-conditioning, parking and Wi-Fi. The layout encourages designers to share ideas and experiences in a collaborative environment. The Bridgeport Art Center also has a spectacular 18,000 sq. ft event space overlooking Chicago’s skyline that can be used for small runaway shows or fabulous fashion catwalks.