Dominika Nowak is a Polish born fashion and footwear designer. She studied film and history of art in Cracow and fashion design at Studio Bercot in Paris. She debuted in 2007 with her hairy shoes collection that was awarded in France: Grand Prix en Creation de la Chaussure 2007, Charles Jourdan Award, Special Prize CTC, 2006 Hat Design, described by international press as innovative and original idea. Dominika worked as a design assistant for various brands and projects (Trussardi 1911, Hugo Boss, Helmut Lang, Cocinelle) and started her footwear brand NUNC. NUNC makes a part of the Latin expression Hic et Nunc which means Here and Now and is transformed into Chic et Nunc more glamorous version, still capturing the essence of transience of the modern fashion.
Nowak: ‘I’m looking for a balance between stylish, elegant form and rough fabric’.