02/25/2011 04:31 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

5 Exhibits That Turn Fashion Into High Art

The idea that "fashion is art" is nothing new--you've been using it for years to justify your more reckless retail moments. (It's not a splurge, it's self-expression.) But this spring, museums from New York to L.A. are backing up this notion with exhibitions that recognize fashion as one of our most fundamental art forms.

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