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Art History Talk: Elsa Schiaparelli
November 14, 2017 @ 11:30 AM
Schiaparelli did not move up from within the ranks of the Parisian fashion world. Instead, she stormed its barriers. As a woman, an Italian immigrant, and someone who did not even sew, she relied on brilliant innovation and a flamboyant personality to keep her designs in the public eye. Her friendship with the Surrealists enabled her to inject high art into haute couture.
VCA Member/Student $60, Senior $70, General $80