The 2016 MA Fashion Curation Group Show responded to the theme of Zero Gravity. My original ideas focused on 1960s space-age fashion but very soon our group took a more conceptual approach, exploring ideas of weightlessness. This inspired me to think about traces from the past and how historical fashions can evoke memories of different […]
Victoria House Basement, Southampton Row, London, WC1B 4DA 16 Feb – 20 February 12:00 to 19:00pm Closes 17.00pm Saturday 20th February Zero Gravity is a show that challenges the view about the value of being grounded. Dress can exhibit the tensions between weightlessness and feelings of free fall, or the opposite – a feeling of […]
This Costume Institute exhibition explores the aesthetic development and cultural implications of American and European mourning fashions of the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.