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Exhibition: About Time - Fashion and Duration

Hosted by the Consul of the New York Artists Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 07 Nov 14:00 - 16:00

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ABOUT TIME: FASHION AND DURATION

The Costume Institute's Protected content will trace a century and a half of fashion—from Protected content the present—along a disruptive timeline, on the occasion of The Met's 150th anniversary. Employing Henri Bergson's concept of la durée (duration), it will explore how clothes generate temporal associations that conflate past, present, and future. Virginia Woolf will serve as the "ghost narrator" of the exhibition.

The timeline will unfold in two adjacent galleries fabricated as enormous clock faces and organized around the principle of 60 minutes of fashion. Each "minute" will feature a pair of garments, with the primary work representing the KEEP READING Protected content

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If it's a sunny day we can follow the exhibition with a walk in Central Park.

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