Monthly Archives: May 2011

Then&Now

(left) Who Are You Polly Magoo? 1966, director William Klein. (right) photograph by Pierre Dal Corso, 2011. Advertisements

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(left) Mantle Coat, Cristobal Balenciaga, 1950. Photograph by Irving Penn. (right) Stephane Rolland Spring 2011 haute couture. Image from Style.com

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EXHIBITION: GEORGES DAMBIER : WHO’S THAT GIRL?

EXHIBITION: GEORGES DAMBIER : WHO’S THAT GIRL? Bonni Benrub Gallery Closes May 27, 2011 41 East 57th Street 13th Floor, New York, NY 10022 212.888.6007 tel 212.751.0819 fax Regular Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10am – 6pm Summer hours: Monday – Friday, 10am … Continue reading

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(left) Bazaar cover, June 1953. (right) Lalla Essaydi, Harem. Series of photographs exhibited at Edwynn Houk Gallery November ’10- January ’11.

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FIT Graduate Student Symposium

Don’t forget to attend the Fashion & Textile Studies graduate student symposium this Saturday, May 7 from 1-5pm! Students will be questioning, investigating, and debunking some of fashion history’s longest-held myths. The symposium is free and you don’t want to … Continue reading

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Then&Now

(left) Sid Vicious, 1978. Photo by Ken Hoge. (right) Eddie Borgo bracelet, homage to Sid Vicious. Scanned from Vogue , May 2011. ”  Punk iconography is aggressive, but I like the idea of manipulating something raw and making it beautiful … Continue reading

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