News & Events2021-08-19T09:44:16+01:00
2406, 2021

Happy birthday director

Today, June 24th, 2021, our director Fernando Burgo celebrates his 80th birthday. 2021 is not only an important personal milestone but also a professional one: Istituto di Moda Burgo, founded in 1961, celebrates 60 years of activity. The numerous awards received over the years, including the Ambrogino d'Oro in 2014 and the Stella al Merito Sociale in 2018, have not distracted the director from the goals he has had since [...]

2405, 2021


Istituto di Moda Burgo was recently involved in an exclusive project born from the collaboration between Fida and Bulgari, which involved the creation of a capsule collection of seven pieces of jewellery or accessories inspired by the Bulgari brand concept. The fashion design students from Istituto Burgo worked under the supervision of the teacher Silvia Schirru, proving great professionalism and talent. Bulgari then carefully selected the designs created, evaluating them [...]

2604, 2021


For the end-of-term exam, the Fashion Design students created a F/W 2022/2023 capsule collection of around 18 outfits following the style of the Albino Teodoro brand. After an accurate study of trends and of the brand's style, with a particular focus on the brand's iconic garment, the overcoat, the students created the collection starting from the creative research, to the study of shapes and volumes, and of the colors and [...]

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904, 2021


Between January and March 2021, the students of the Fashion Design course had an exceptional teacher: the designer Luca Cantarelli, who followed them on a particular project together with the Fashion Collection teacher Silvia Schirru. The students were asked to choose a brand, for which they would then create a F/W 2022/2023 CAPSULE COLLECTION, choosing between three categories of jewelry: fashion bijoux, fine jewelry and luxury jewelry. The aim was [...]

202, 2021

Burgo student on Vogue

We are proud of our student Tara Abbassi who was chosen by Vogue Italia to illustrate the most representative outfits of the Paris Fashion Week Haute of Dior, Chanel, Valentino, Armani, Fendi, Couture Spring Summer 2021. Our student Tara Abbasi presents her illustrations for paris haute couture week 2021 on Vogue Italia. "This is just a dream come true... i still can’t believe that my illustrations actually ended up on [...]

2201, 2021

Burgo in India

Exclusive partnership: IMB and IDA Fernando Burgo, CEO and founder of Istituto di Moda Burgo (IMB), announced the brand new partnership with International Design Academy (IDA) based in Jabalpur (India). IDA will be authorized to organise training courses using Burgo teaching method all around India. For 60 years IMB has been working to provide their students with the tools they need to develop their creativity and their aspirations, bringing their [...]

1812, 2020

Vogue and Tommy Hilfiger

Congratulations to our fashion design student MARGARITA DOVGAN who created this illustration chosen directly by Tommy Hilfiger to illustrate the 35th anniversary of her brand. Special thanks to VOGUE ITALIA and TOMMY HILFIGER for choosing one of our students to illustrate the 35th anniversary of the Tommy Hilfiger Brand. A special thanks to the ITALO PANTANO Fashion Editor for his article.

503, 2020

Romantic Opulence

Waleska Prieto, born in Venezuela, began her journey into the charming world of fashion in Milan in 2016. After knowing and appreciating the quality, passion and pride for "made in Italy", she decides to make her dreams come true and become a stylist. Thus began her studies at Istituto di Moda Burgo and during her career she immediately distinguished herself for her skills, she was selected for the competition "RMI [...]

1802, 2020

MICAM Elements of Sustainability fashion show

MICAM, the footwear industry's leading international trade fair, is a one-of-a-kind event with over 1700 footwear collections at each edition, successfully combining business and fashion. The event takes place in Milan twice a year, in February and September, in the Fiera Milano Rho trade fair district. It showcases the autumn/winter and spring/summer collections for the following year, respectively. Enrico Alberto Tondelli, 20 years old from Milan, attends the pattern making/ [...]

2310, 2019


How to combine fashion with beautiful Dekton tiles? Come and discover it Thursday 24 October from 10.00 to 13.00 at Cosentino City in Piazza Fontana 6 - Milan. The students of Burgo Institute will let themselves be inspired by the location and by the very special tiles to draw fantastic figures. Furthermore the teacher Biagio Belsito will give a live performance on how to perform the moulage technique. Contacts: ISTITUTO [...]