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Bert Marckwardt

Instructional Assistant Professor of Fashion Design and Merchandising
Family and Consumer Sciences
Turner Hall - TUR 145
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Berthold Marckwardt is a designer, a visual linguist, that seeks to inject a breath into the construct of his surroundings. Creating a space that allows for margins, in order to develop a freshness- a permutation.

Current Courses

221.001Advanced Apparel Construction

226.001Fashion Trend & Industry Analysis

321.001Flat Pattern Design

421.001Flat Pattern Design

Teaching Interests & Areas

Design, Construction, Patternmaking, and Draping

Research Interests & Areas

Identity, place, categorization and their inevitable breakdown

MDes (Master of Design) Fashion, Body, and Garment

School of the Art Institute of Chicago


Fashion Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Arts

The University of Texas at Austin