museums

When Fashion Is Art

Clothing isn’t just clothing when it’s made by a pair of sisters from California.

November 25, 2018

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Museum Store Sunday!!

This little guy’s excited. Shouldn’t you be too?

November 22, 2018

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From Russia With Jewels

An exhibit at Hillwood Museum glows with treasures from a lost world.

September 20, 2018

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Norell: Elegant Then, Elegant Now

The “dean of American fashion” has some of his timeless clothes in a museum show.

March 27, 2018

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Hair We Go!

The most exotic fiber of all, in a stunning exhibition.

February 5, 2018

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Green Acre #81: US Botanic Garden Hits the Road

Cheering US’s oddball ‘Roadside Attractions.’ And, oh yeah, Christmas trees!

December 6, 2017

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Making Room for Americans

But not very much. A National Building Museum show explores micro apartments and other tiny living “solutions.”

November 11, 2017

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Murder Comes to the Renwick

These dollhouses are a far cry from fantasy interiors.

October 21, 2017

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Art Meets Fashion at Smithsonian’s Craft2Wear

All-star designers come to DC for the Smithsonian’s Craft2Wear show and sale at the National Building Museum.

September 21, 2017

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London’s V&A ‘Undressed’ Exhibit Is Coming to Pittsburgh

We talk with the Frick’s Sarah Hall about the history of underwear.

September 5, 2017

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Yves Saint Laurent: Why He Still Matters

Why? Because in this Richmond exhibit, you will recognize some part of your fashion past or present.

July 13, 2017

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Have a DC Culture Weekend

Lots to see, all at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

July 7, 2017

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On Exhibit in DC, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh

Hot or rainy outside? Take cover in a city museum.

June 21, 2017

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June Is Bustin’ Out All Over

Quiet museums, a brilliant light show and a corpse flower that doesn’t smell.

June 2, 2017

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Jan Kaufman’s New Art Exhibit

“Capturing the Moment” captured our attention.

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Dina Merrill Hartley (1923-2017)

Farewell to the woman who had all the poise we aspire to.

May 25, 2017

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Glass Sculptures in the Garden

Glass artist Dale Chihuly lights up The New York Botanical Garden.

May 8, 2017

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Ebony Fashion Fair

The fair was a fashion extravaganza, with one woman’s genius behind it.

April 11, 2017

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