Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones – Museum exhibition
Bard Graduate Center – New York City, September 15, 2011 to April 15, 2012
“Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones, a collaboration between the Victoria & Albert Museum in London and Stephen Jones, the world’s foremost hat designer, is at the Bard Graduate Center (BGC) in New York City, from September 15, 2011 to April 15, 2012. It is the first venue in this country. The exhibition, which had over 100,000 visitors at the V&A, displays more than 250 hats chosen with the expert eye of a milliner.”
Phoenix Art Museum, Ellman Fashion Design Gallery
September 17, 2011 – February 12, 2012
“Phoenix Art Museum presents the first ever Museum retrospective to highlight the extraordinary ingenuity of American designer Giorgio di Sant’ Angelo. The winner of two Coty Awards and two Council of Fashion Designers of America honors, Sant’ Angelo’s notable three-decade career generated a wide array of collections, including Gypsy (1969) and Natives of the Americas (1970), all of which were innovative for their pioneering use of stretch fabrics and powerful expression of the era. Featuring more than 40 ensembles and accessories, the exhibition spans the late 1960s through the early 1990s and provides a stunning overview of Sant’ Angelo’s influence and legacy. ”
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