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Katie Murphy Amphitheatre

Pomerantz Art and Design Center, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

November 2019

NYCJW: Reka Lorincz: “DIY Happiness: A Talk”

November 23 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Pomerantz Art and Design Center, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

Reka Lorincz likes being ambiguous: she prefers making objects rather than giving talks about them. Today will be an exception. Let it be flea market finds or gemstones, she transforms unusual materials into one of a kind art pieces. In her art , she does not mind making fun of society or even herself, meanwhile reflecting on nowadays, most important issues and dilemmas such as the role of women, or the value of things. The main sources of inspiration is…

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December 2019

Fashion Culture: China Chic: Orientalist Orientations in Western Performing Arts

December 3 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Pomerantz Art and Design Center, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

Kyle Davis in The Nutcracker. Photo by Beau Pearson. Phil Chan is co-founder of Final Bow for Yellowface, a movement for change in the ballet community of stereotypes of Asians. From The Nutcracker to Crazy Rich Asians, Chan approaches issues of race and representation by exploring “cultural appropriation” through the lens of dance history—where he finds many parallels to fashion and costuming. All Fashion Culture events are free, but registration is required; register online here, call (212) 217-4585, or email [email protected] This event is open to the…

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Fashion Culture: John Galliano for Dior

December 4 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Pomerantz Art and Design Center, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

Join André Leon Talley and Valerie Steele as they discuss John Galliano for Dior (Thames & Hudson), the new book showcasing John Galliano’s creations for the House of Dior, captured in inspiring images by celebrated photographer Robert Fairer. The unforgettable designs, which have become collectors’ items and form a key chapter in the history of the House of Dior, are widely recognized as some of the most breathtaking and imaginative collections ever created. All Fashion Culture events are free, but registration is required; register online…

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The Most Beautiful Blue: Crafting Lions, Glaze, and Monument in Babylon, Susa, and Beyond

December 11 at 9:00 am - 12:45 pm
Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Pomerantz Art and Design Center, Fashion Institute of Technology
New York City , NY United States

Coloured glazed terracotta brick panel depicting striding lions from Babylon (Iraq). Neo-Babylonian Period, reign of Nebuchadnezzar II 604-562 BC.  Inv Ao 21118, The Louvre Museum, Paris. A group of distinguished experts and scholars introduce and discuss aspects of the rediscovery, preservation, and presentation of ancient Near Eastern glazed brick facades between the 6th and 4th centuries BCE. Speakers include Noemi Dauce (Louvre, Abu Dhabi), Alireza Khounani (New York City), Sonja Radujkovic, and Stefan Simon (Berlin), and May-Sarah Zessin (Goethe University,…

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