Anita Karthaus
Born in Masury/Poland
1976: Migration to Germany
Since 1988: Professional work as dressmaker for women
1992 - 1995: Attended famous school of fashion design in Düsseldorf, Schloss Eller, graduation as fashion designer
1996: Resident of Creativ-Haus Düsseldorf, establishment of individual label "anita karthaus"
Since 1996: Regular successful participation at winter - and summertime CPD shows in Düsseldorf and 
presentation of own creations (between 50 and 60 individual parts). Own contributions to the publications 
of Elle, VOGUE, Textilmitteilung, Textilwirtschaft, Journal für die Frau, Collezioni Donna, MODA IN, Step 3, 
jeunes crèateurs, Young Blood, wallpaper
Successfully represented in: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Germany, England, France, Greece, Hong Kong, 
Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Caledonia, Norway, Russia, 
Saudi Arabia, Spain/Mallorca, Switzerland, USA
Since Sept. 2001: Regular participation at the Prêt à Porter - Atmosphére - Paris
Since Feb. 2008: Regular participation at the TRAIN, New York