Exhibit: Redesigning Fashion

Exhibit: Redesigning Fashion
  • Date: Jul 10, 2021
  • Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Redesigning Fashion: Transgression and Identity in Women’s Historic Dress
A partnership between SCHS and the Fashion & Textiles program at SUNY Oneonta in which students have been given the opportunity to research a historic garment from SCHS’ collection, and based on that research, design its modern counterpart. The collaboration has resulted in an exhibition that explores the historical importance of women’s clothing and fashion in the expression of cultural values and the creation of identity, and examines how those ideals change over time.
Monday-Saturdays at SCHS, through November 13th

Upcoming Dates For This Event:

  • Saturday, September 25
  • Saturday, October 2
  • Saturday, October 9
  • Saturday, October 16
  • Saturday, October 23
  • Saturday, October 30
  • Saturday, November 6
Exhibit: Redesigning Fashion Map

Contact Information

  • Schenectady County Historical Society
  • 32 Washington Ave.
  • Schenectady, New York
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