Renowned art adviser Sara Kay recommends nine must-see art exhibits this autumn.
1 Items: Is Fashion Modern?
MoMA, New York
In the museum’s second-ever exhibition dedicated to clothing, Items: Is Fashion Modern? will revisit the question posed by architect and curator Bernard Rudofsky in MoMA’s historic 1944 exhibition Are Clothes Modern? The show explores the past, present, and future of 111 garments and accessories—from the transformative to the culturally charged. Viewing fashion through the lens of objects rather than designers, it dives deeper into its social significance throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. I will forever cherish my friendship with Bernard’s widow, the late Berta Rudofsky, which makes this show even more significant to me.
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