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Houston Designer Alan Gonzalez Featured In New Season Of ‘Project Runway’

The Houston native talks about his work and his experience on the show.


Houston fashion designer Alan Gonzalez in a promotional image for the 18th season of the Bravo TV series Project Runway.


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Local fashion designer Alan Gonzalez could be the next winner of Project Runway.

He's a contestant on the fashion design competition show, which debuts its 18th season tonight at 8:30 CT on the Bravo network.

Houston fashion designer Alan Gonzalez (center) poses with some of his work during a fashion show.

The 25- year-old Houston native attended the Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and earned a degree from Houston Community College's fashion program before opening his own studio, called Alantude.

In the audio above, he tells Houston Matters host Craig Cohen about how he got into fashion design and what he’s allowed to tell us about his experience on the reality show.

Alan Gonzalez
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Houston fashion designer Alan Gonzalez poses in front of the Houston Matters logo.
Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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