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Items: Is Fashion Modern?

WHEN:

From December 10th 2017 to April 1st 2018
Paid Entry ($25.00)

WHERE:

MoMA, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, 10019

WHAT:

This exhibition from MoMA will explore the past, present and future of 99 items of fashion that have had a strong impact on society in the 20th and 21st centuries. Items studied range from the recent - such as Levi’s 501s, the Casio watch, and the Little Black Dress - to the ancient and culturally significant - such as the kippah and the keffiyeh.

Upcoming Opening Times

SunDec 10 201710:30am5:30pm
MonDec 11 201710:30am5:30pm
TueDec 12 201710:30am5:30pm
WedDec 13 201710:30am5:30pm
ThuDec 14 201710:30am5:30pm
FriDec 15 201710:30am8:00pm
SatDec 16 201710:30am5:30pm
SunDec 17 201710:30am5:30pm

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Ooh! curiousoctopus just launched a new Medium home for her forthcoming MoMA fashion exhibition https://t.co/CwXFlBMEtw
Twitter userSam Witwicky – 6 months ago
MoMA finally embraces fashion with plans for an exhibition that will try to define the clothes that have defined us https://t.co/FP7Ait9FmJ
Twitter userNYT Fashion – 8 months ago
We #luv MuseumatFIT 's Fashion Exhibition Alert: "Items: Is Fashion Modern?" at MoMA considers relationship btw fashion and functionality …
Twitter userchinatoniq – 8 months ago
Object-focused fashion exhibition at MOMA: https://t.co/y78GCVNC03
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