Arthur Mendonça was born in Canada in 1976 and grew up on the island of São Miguel, Portugal. He completed his degree in fashion design at Ryerson University in 2002 and was promptly employed as an apprentice by NY Based Design in New York.
In 2002, Arthur launched his own line under the Arthur Mendonça label. His work has been praised by such fashion luminaries as Jeanne Beker, Phillip Bloch and Margherita Missoni and has been featured in Wallpaper and the UK edition of InStyle. In 2004, Arthur Mendonça won the Fashion Export Award for New Designer of the Year and was invited by SAGA FURS to the SAGA Design Centre in Denmark.
Arthur Mendonça collections have been presented on runways in Los Angeles, Montréal, São Paulo and Toronto. The autumn 2006 collection was presented in a salon setting during Olympus Fashion Week in New York in February 2006. It is currently available at Michael Atchison & Associates, 498 Seventh Avenue, New York.
Arthur Mendonça’s collections are known for their vibrant feminine energy. Luxurious fabrics, striking silhouettes and expert tailoring combine to deliver bold, polished and sexy clothes.
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