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Putt Putt, Prada and Paintings: On Par or Not?

Kimann Schultz | Posted 05.02.2016 | Arts
Kimann Schultz

So, the Indianapolis Museum of Art (oft posted on) is now graced with a new bit of national publicity that leans to ranking it with pre-existing, dumb...

Denim Exhibit Proves The Place of Blue Jeans In High Fashion

Jill Di Donato | Posted 11.30.2016 | Style
Jill Di Donato

As if you didn't already know the timelessness of denim, first popularized by Bavarian designer Levi Strauss, who made blue jeans the outfit du jour f...

ALAÏA, the exhibition

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 11.27.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Inventing new shapes out of simple interplay between complex stitchings, Azzedine Alaïa became the creator of a timeless body of work. His influence ...

Groovy, Baby, Yeah!

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.18.2013 | Arts

It's time to dig up your John Lennon glasses, tie-dyed t-shirts and all the fringe you can find. Hippies are making a comeback -- in the art world, of...

Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion, a comprehensive survey of avant-garde Japanese fashion features more than 100 costumes by original design...

50 Fabulous Frocks at the Fashion Museum in Bath, UK

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 04.06.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

This year, 2013, the Fashion Museum celebrates its 50th anniversary in Bath. The 50 Fabulous Frocks exhibition will include the iconic and influential...

Was The Schiaparelli & Prada Exhibition At The Met A Dud?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 08.21.2012 | Style

While the excitement surrounding "Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations" didn't have quite the same fervor as its predecessor “Alexander ...

PHOTOS: EBONY's Fashion Fair Collection Will Go On Display

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 05.29.2012 | Black Voices

If you weren't able to snag any of Eunice Johnson's extraordinary collection of designer clothes and accessories during the first-ever EBONY Fashion F...

Cristóbal Balenciaga: The Great Master of Couture

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 06.19.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Velvet boleros, satin torero costumes, magnificent capes and mantelets, cashmere stoles, lace mantillas, dresses, samples of embroidery and trimming, all these lavish items figure in profusion in this collection assembled by the the great master of couture and generously donated to the museum by his family.

Oooh La La, C'est Magnifique!

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

The international exhibition, The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk, marks the Dallas Museum of Art's first foray into the art of contemporary fashion.2011-11-09-imagepull.jpg

Marie-Antoinette Meets Vivienne Westwood: The 18th Century Back in Fashion at Versailles

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 10.01.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Vivienne Westwood brings back brazen courtesans, fashionable Belles are corseted by Azzedine Alaia and Christian Lacroix drapes his queens with brocades lavishly gleaming with gemstones.

When Fashion Meets Art: The Top Exhibits

The Huffington Post | Analise Roland | Posted 09.14.2011 | Home

Whereas other art may be confined to the halls of museums, there is one type that is created by the human form and lives on it: fashion. The most powe...

Jean Paul Gaultier: From Sidewalk To The Catwalk

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.27.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff


PHOTOS: The Art That Inspires Dior

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 07.08.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

On February 12, 1947, Christian Dior presented his first collection on Avenue Montaigne. The revolution is underway and the new look is born. Unknown ...

'Fashion's Picasso': Art Of Cristobal Balenciaga

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 06.01.2011 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff


Fashion As Social History

The New York Review of Books | Martin Filler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The most notable change in female fashion during the past three decades has had nothing to do with such age-old preoccupations as hemline length, neck...