Fashion, History, Museums: Inventing the Display of Dress

Fashion, History, Museums: Inventing the Display of Dress❮Reading❯ ➺ Fashion, History, Museums: Inventing the Display of Dress ➲ Author Julia Petrov – Tbjewellers.co.uk The last decade has seen the growing popularity and visibility of fashion as a cultural product, including its growing presence in museum exhibitions This book explores the history of fashion displays The last decade has seen the growing Museums: Inventing PDF Ë popularity and visibility of fashion as a cultural product, including its growing presence in museum exhibitions This book explores the history of fashion displays, highlighting the continuity of past and present curatorial practices Comparing and contrasting exhibitions from different museums and decades from the Paris Exposition Universelle ofto the Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty show at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in , and beyond it makes connections between museum fashion and the wider fashion industryBy critically analyzing trends in fashion Fashion, History, ePUB ½ exhibition practice over the th and early st centuries, Julia Petrov defines and describes the varied representations of historical fashion within British and North American museum exhibitions Rooted in extensive archival research on exhibitions by global leaders in the field from the Victoria and Albert and the Bath Fashion Museum to the Brooklyn and the Royal Ontario Museums the work reveals how fashion exhibitions have been shaped by the values and anxieties associated with fashion generallySupplemented by parallel critical approaches, including museological theory, historiography, body theory, material culture, History, Museums: Inventing PDF Æ and visual studies, Fashion History in the Museum demonstrates that in an increasingly corporate and mass mediated world, fashion exhibitions must be analysed in a comparative and global context Richly illustrated withimages, this book is essential reading for students and scholars of fashion history and museology, as well as curators, conservators, and exhibition designers.

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Fashion, History, Museums: Inventing the Display of Dress
  • Hardcover
  • 248 pages
  • Fashion, History, Museums: Inventing the Display of Dress
  • Julia Petrov
  • 03 April 2019
  • 1350048992

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    1 Foundation Garments Precedents for Fashion History Exhibitions in Museumsp.14 The earliest documented mention of a fashion museum comes from the eighteenth century journal The Spectator The 1712 article that suggested such a notion was written by Sir Richard Steele as an indictment of male and female folly in following fashion p.15 The very earliest displays of dress were commemorative and royal in naturechokengtitiktitikchokeng16 The first example of an exhibition of civilian dress, occurred in the ear 1 Foundation Garments Precedents for Fashion History Exhibitions in Museumsp.14 The earliest documented mention of a fashion museum comes from the eighteenth century journal The Spectator The 1712 article that suggested such a notion was written by Sir Richard Steele as an indictment of male and female folly in following fashion p.15 The very earliest displays of dress were commemorative and royal in naturechokengtitiktitikchokeng16 The first example of an exhibition of civilian dress, occurred in the early 1830s p.21 Integration of fashion into the collections and displays of the major museums Victoria and Albert Museum VA , London est 1852 fashion added in 1913 Metropolitan Museum of Art MET , New York est 1870 fashion added in 1929 fist purchase of fashionable dress in 1907, fist exhibition of its own fashion collection in 1932 Royal Ontario Museum ROM , Toronto est 1912 fashion added 1933p.23 The visual classification of fashion as a reflection of sociocultural development was the only part of a greater drive toward the classification of global knowledge the so called scientific approach to its study was an aspect of its methodology 8 The New Look Contemporary Trends in Fashion Exhibitionsp.186 Fashion exhibitions are certainly breaking visitor records worldwide the Met s 2015 show, China Through the Looking Glass, had visitor numbers comparable to blockbuster exhibitions and the Mona Lisa this broke the record previously held by the museum s 2011 exhibit, Savage Beauty, although the Alexander McQueen tribute became the VA s most visited exhibition ever when it was restaged there in 2015 In 2018, the Met broke records once again, when Heavenly Bodies Fashion and the Catholic Imagination became the largest and most popular exhibition in the museum s history almost 2 million visitors

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