SPRING FASHION EXHIBITS

There are several amazing fashion exhibits to be seen all over the globe this season. From Antwerp to Arizona you can get your fashion history fix nearly anywhere in the world right now

 Charles James: Beyond Fashion examines the career of the legendary twentieth-century Anglo-American courtier Charles James (1906-1978). Learn more here

Papier Glace: 100 Years of Fashion Photography at Conde Nast raws on th archives of Conde Nast New York, Paris, Milan and London, bring together some 150 original prints from leading fashion photographers from 1918 through the present day. Learn more here

Birds of Paradise: Plumes & Feathers in Fashion This exhibition is an ode to the elegance and refinement of the application of plumes and feathers in fashion and haute couture. Learn more here

The Glamour of Italian Fashion is a comprehensive look at Italian fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story is explored through the key individuals and organizations that have contributed to Italy's reputation for quality and style. Learn more here

Halston and Warhol: Silver and Suede examines the interconnected lives and creative practices of Andy Warhol and Halston - two American icons who had a profound impact on the development of 20th century art and fashion. Learn more here

Dries Van Noten: Inspirations The work of the Belgian fashion designer, Dries Van Noten, is featured at the musee des Arts decoratifs in Paris. This is the very first exhibition devoted to the artists work. The exhibit highlights the various inspirations Dries Van Noten has referenced throughout the years. Learn more here

Hollywood Red Carpet  Showcases the transformation from cinematic performance to red carpet glamour. Pairing photographs of each actress in the costume for the role for which she was nominated with a selection of gowns worn to the Academy Awards, the exhibition highlights the essential differences between the creative goals of the costume designer and the fashion designer.  Learn more here

Out of the Box: The Rise of Sneaker Culture an exhibition that explores the history of the sneaker from the 19th century through today. Out of the Box is the first exhibition in North American to showcase the history of sneaker culture and will feature over 120 sneakers from the past 150 years. Learn more here

Wedding Dresses 1775- 2014  This exhibition will trace the development of the fashionable white wedding dress and its treatment by key fashion designers such as Charles Frederick Worth, Norman Hartnell, Charles James, John Galiano, Christian Lacroix and more. Learn more here

Patrick Kelly: Runway for Love Runway of Love is an expansive retrospective showcasing some eighty ensembles that were recently presented to the Philadelphia Museum of Art as a promised gift by Kelly’s business and life partner, Bjorn Guil Amelan, and Bill T. Jones.