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
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 […]
“Every body counts” was the message that Caryn Franklin imparted to an audience of fashion students, faculty, media and invited guests at the first annual Diversity Now! lecture at Ryerson University on October 20, 2012.
Beginning in 1936, when she became a fashion editor at Harper’s Bazaar, Diana Vreeland established herself as a controversial visionary with an astonishing ability to invent and discover fashion ideas, designers, personalities, and photographers. She was a memorable writer with a vivid personality and a talent for coining aphorisms. The official trailer for “The Eye […]
The exhibition explores the striking affinities between Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, two Italian designers from different eras. Inspired by Miguel Covarrubias’s “Impossible Interviews” for Vanity Fair in the 1930s, the exhibition features orchestrated conversations between these iconic women to suggest new readings of their most innovative work