Maria Stranekova,know as MAYAMAY is part of an avant-garde designers group working on international fashion scene since 2005. Regularly she takes part in art and fashion exhibition, fashion shows with sophisticated and unique design based on ideas such us: tradition, mutual relationship between art fashion and design. In work she fully use the potential of interdisciplinary collaboration with a artist and studios.Very important is her „message“- implement to the clothes called Life care instruction- which not give you advice how to take care about your clothes but about your life, which is most important from all.
Currently working like a freelance designer, stylist, head of Fashion design studio at Tomas Bata University in Zlín (CZ)also part time lecturer.
Professional experiences she gained at foreign student placement, exchanges and workshops which the most valuable is placement at Alexander Mc-Queen studio and Preen London. She is a holder of various awards and main prizes such us Top styl designer 2007 (the best designer of the year), Brillance fashion talent 2009, Rings in the water 2010, Humen cup (CHN) and Green design(FR).