Event Recap: Breaking Down Barriers

August 2020 Mixer | Amir Morgan & Cedric Hudson

On Friday, August 14th, 2020, Simple X collaborated with Sneaker Week to bring together a virtual mixer. The event featured creative leaders Amir Morgan and Cedric Hudson as they shared how they make the “impossible” possible.

Featured Guests:

Amir Morgan is a creative catalyst who finds inspiration and innovation in the mingling of interdisciplinary fields and studies. Amir Co-founded the creative collaborative AESTHETE SOCIETY with a focus to create welcoming environments built on the pillars of art, culture, community, and education. In addition, Morgan founded Barnes & Morgan which focuses on one-piece garments combining the beauty and craftsmanship of bespoke suits and bib overalls.

Cedric Hudson is a senior apparel designer at Adidas. From being a radio host to designing and creating for fashion and interiors, including working on 4 different teams at Adidas in Portland, Oregon, Cedric’s experience has both breadth and depth. Hudson is known as a standout apparel designer featured in global publications including GQ magazine. Hudson strives to create innovative and thoughtful designs by embracing the process of creation while offering a unique blend of high-caliber athletic experience & advanced design skills to create new and exciting ideas.