Kate Bethune, Assistant Curator of V&A’s ‘Club to Catwalk’ Exhibition

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Kate Bethune, Assistant Curator of V&A’s ‘Club to Catwalk’ Exhibition

Kate Bethune, Assistant Curator for Textiles and Fashion at the Victoria and Albert Museum is kind enough to answer some of our questions regarding this exhibition.

Exhibition: Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980’s at the V&A

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Exhibition: Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980’s at the V&A

Monday morning, and I’m on my way to see ‘Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980’s, a new exhibition at the V&A celebrating the collision of club scene and fashion in London a little less than thirty years ago

Exhibition: Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

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Exhibition: Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

On a recent trip to Georgia, USA, I made a stop in Athens to visit the Georgia Museum of Art, where the fashion exhibition Fashion Independent: The Original Style of Ann Bonfoey Taylor

Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Exhibition: PUNK – Chaos to Couture, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium

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2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium

Jessica Schwartz reports on the 2013 Costume Society of America National Symposium hosted by the Western region in Las Vegas, Nevada, which she attended late May 2013.

Out of the box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture at the Bata Shoe Museum

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Out of the box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture at the Bata Shoe Museum

The Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto is housed in a giant shoebox of a building — literally a concrete shoebox with a slightly tipped lid — and with the opening of its latest exhibition “Out of the Box:

Norman Parkinson: Style Exhibition

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Norman Parkinson: Style Exhibition

A century after his birth, Norman Parkinson’s remains a pivotal influence for fashion photography

Biba and Beyond Brighton Museum

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Biba and Beyond Brighton Museum

Gayle Atkins’ Review of the Biba and Beyond: Barbara Hulanicki Exhibition at the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery In my home city of Brighton it was exciting to visit the Biba and Beyond exhibition at The Royal Pavilion Art Gallery. Uba-cool fashion legend Barbara Hulanicki, a Brighton raised fashion designer, was – partly – responsible […]

Fashion & Technology, FIT Museum

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Fashion & Technology, FIT Museum

Highlighting the intersection of fashion and technology over the past 250 year
Review of the Fashion and Technology Exhibition at the FIT Museum, New-York City, December 4, 2012 until May 8,

Exhibition: Fashioning Fashion, Paris

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Exhibition: Fashioning Fashion, Paris

In 2010, when I saw the exhibition Fashioning Fashion, European Dress in Detail 1700-1915 at the Los Angeles Country Museum of Art (LACMA) towards the end of its run, I was enthusiastic and saddened by the thought that I could not return to this exhibition.