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A variety of special events are happening in conjunction with this exhibition, for members and the public alike.

Members-Only

Presenting Fabulous Fashion
Thursday, November 15, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Perelman Media Room, Perelman Building
Membership Required
Free tickets required
For members at the Sustainer level and above. Space is limited; book your spot in advance.

Join Kristina Haugland, the Le Vine Associate Curator of Costume and Textiles; and Bernice Morris, Associate Conservator of Costume and Textiles, as they share the creative challenges of organizing and mounting the exhibition Fabulous Fashion.

Associates

Breakfast Tour of Fabulous Fashion: From Dior's New Look to Now​
Thursday, November 15, 2018
8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Great Stair Hall
Associates Level Required
By invitation only
Free reservation required

​​Join Kristina Haugland (Le Vine Associate Curator of Costume and Textiles) for breakfast in the Great Stair Hall and special docent-led tours of the exhibition Fabulous Fashion: From Dior's New Look to Now​.

Members-Only

Exhibition Tour: Fabulous Fashion
Friday, November 16, 2018
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Meet in Lenfest Hall (West Entrance).
SOLD OUT

Explore the exhibition Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now and experience the drama and glamour of some of the most creative feminine fashions ever designed.

Exhibition Tours

Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now

Enjoy a guided tour of Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now.

  • Thursday, November 15, 2018, Starts at 1:00 p.m.
  • Friday, November 16, 2018, Starts at 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 17, 2018, Starts at 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, November 18, 2018, Starts at 11:00 a.m., and 1:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, November 20, 2018, Starts at 1:00 p.m.

Members-Only

Private Tour: Fabulous Fashion
Thursday, December 6, 2018
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Dorrance Galleries, 1st floor
Membership Required
Paid tickets required
Members $25; Patrons and above ($1,500+) receive two complimentary tickets to private tours per year.​

Arrive fashionably early and enjoy a crowd-free tour led by exhibition curator Kristina Haugland (Le Vine Associate Curator of Costume and Textiles).

Members-Only

Members’ Book Club: The End of Fashion by Teri Agins
Museum Library, Perelman Building

Let your love of art and literature come together with an engaging discussion of The End of Fashion: How Marketing Changed the Clothing Business Forever by Teri Agins.

  • Thursday, December 13, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 15, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Friday Nights

Final Fridays: Werk It!
Friday, January 25, 2019
5:00 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Celebrate the art of the catwalk with a tribute to LGBTQ ballroom culture.
Sponsored by The Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and presented in conjunction with Fabulous Fashion

Talks & Tours

Roz Perry Memorial Lecture: Fashion & Fabulousness
Saturday, January 26, 2019
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Perelman Auditorium, Perelman Building
Free tickets required after Museum admission
$20 (members free); includes Museum admission

Join cultural critic madison moore and fashion writer Teri Agins for a lively discussion of the aesthetic, social, and performative aspects of dressing up.

Offered in conjunction with Fabulous Fashion: From Dior’s New Look to Now

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