April 2 – August 7, 2016
Ellman Fashion Design Gallery and
Orme Lewis Gallery
Featuring more than 50 works drawn from across the history of fashion, this exhibition highlights masterworks and milestones of the permanent collection. Providing insight into how the treasures of the collection were acquired and formed an internationally respected fashion archive, this exhibition will feature a roster of world-class designers including Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, Balenciaga and Chanel alongside stunning historical works.
This exhibition is made possible through the generous support of:
Arizona Costume Institute
Additional support provided by Jane Jozoff and Women's Metropolitan Arts Council.
Image Credit: Christian Dior, Evening Dress (detail), Spring 1957. Silk faille taffeta. Gift of Mrs. Donald D. Harrington. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum. Photo by Ken Howie.