Vanessa Schindler was born in 1988 in Bulle in Switzerland. In 2012 she got her bachelor at Geneva University of Art and Design (Head - Geneva) with a men’s collection. Afterwards she interned at Etudes Studio and Balenciaga in Paris and Henrik Vibskov in Copenhagen. In June 2016 she graduated from a master at Head-Geneva with her collection called « Urethane Pool, chapitre 2 ». With this collection she won the Mercedes-Benz Prize during the Head -Geneva show in October 2016 and the « Prix d’Excellence de la Fondation Hans Wilsdorf » in November. She won the « Grand Prix du Jury Première Vision » at the 32nd International Festival of Fashion and Photography in Hyères this year.