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Paris/New York: Design Fashion Culture 1925-1940

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Paris/New York: Design Fashion Culture 1925-1940 will explore not only architecture and design, but also film, fashion, and the performing arts. Styles from Art Deco to neo-romanticism will be examined along with the work of such legendary figures as Helena Rubinstein, Coco Chanel, Salvador Dali­­, and Josephine Baker, and lesser-known figures such as costume and set designer Pavel Tchelitchew. The exhibition and its accompanying publication (Monacelli Press, forthcoming in September 08 ) will bring together never-before-exhibited drawings, furnishings, decorative objects, costumes, photographs, posters, and films.

When: Daily through February 22nd, 2009
Hours: Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Museum of the City of New York · 1220 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY 10029 ·
Admission: Adults; $9- Seniors, students; $5- Children 12 and under/members/sundays; free
Phone Number: 212.534.1672

More Info: Museum of the City of New York

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Written by Jon Cronin

January 21, 2009 at 17:25

Posted in Art, Design, New York City

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