Reigning Men: Three Hundred Years of Menswear

WHEN:

On May 21st 2016 only
Paid Entry ($40.00)

WHERE:

LACMA Bing Theatre, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 5905 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, 90036

WHAT:

A one-day symposium exploring historic and contemporary menswear, the zoot suit, avant-garde fashion designers, and Gregory Peck’s close ties with London’s Savile Row will be held in conjunction with the special exhibition, Reigning Men: Fashion in Menswear, 1715–2015, on view in BCAM from April 10–August 21, 2016.

Speakers will include Tim Blanks, editor-at-large of The Business of Fashion; Peter McNeil, professor of design history at the University of Technology, Sydney and Aalto University, Finland; Kathy Peiss, professor of American history at the University of Pennsylvania; and Anthony Peck, writer and producer. Also participating will be the co-curators of Reigning Men—senior curator Sharon S. Takeda, curator Kaye D. Spilker, and assistant curator Clarissa M. Esguerra—from LACMA’s costume and textiles department.

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Interesting pairings at the Reigning Men fashion exhibition LACMA. SS2010 McQueen along side two French waistcoats from 1730-40. #lacma #McQueen #fashion #museum #menswear #mensfashion #dandy
Instagram userretoyman – 11 months ago
What is the link between zoot suits & punk rock? Find out at tomorrow's talk: https://t.co/QTZC9uGFUU #ReigningMen https://t.co/TmG82T4iuZ
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