It’s first in best dressed for MAASive Lates: Fashion on Thursday 19 May when the Powerhouse Museum will roll out a red carpet experience for a night of a night of fashion-inspired exhibitions, workshops and performances. Following the opening of Isabella Blow: A Fashionable Life on 12 May, be among the first to see some of the best of British design from the private collection of this eclectic collector. Highlights include works by Alexander McQueen, Philip Tracey OBE and Julien Macdonald.
Enjoy curator-led tours of exhibitions Isabella Blow: A Fashionable Life, Collette Dinnigan: Unlaced and A Fine Possession. See the best of 2015 fashion graduate works in Student Fashion. Hands-on activities include drop-in jewellery and millinery workshops. UK-based textile designer Mark Liu will showcase his work exploring fashion using mathematics, and Alana Clifton will discuss ways that technology meets art and fashion featuring her work on digital fabrication in fashion.
Hosting the night will be child beauty-pageant queen gone wild Betty Grumble, joined by DJ Valerie Yum who has played for the biggest fashion houses in the world including Louis Vuitton, Tiffany, Hermes and Hugo Boss. Best dressed, best hat, best lace and best jewellery awards are up for grabs, and guests can enjoy style photography by Tim da-Rin and nail art by Nail Polish Addicts Anonymous.
MAASive Lates: Fashion is a free, adults-only event that will inspire and entertain. Each MAASive Lates event expands upon themes that underpin current exhibitions at the Powerhouse Museum and embody the MAAS commitment to being a catalyst for creative expression and curious minds.
https://maas.museum/event/maasive-lates-fashion/WHAT: MAASive Lates: Fashion
WHEN: 19/05/2016 (6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
WHERE: Powerhouse Museum
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