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Opening Reception: Fashion Illustration: The Visionaries

January 17, 2020

Join us for the Opening Reception of the exhibit Fashion Illustration: The Visionaries, A Century of Illustrations from the Frances Neady Collection. The exhibition features 65 of the finest examples of fashion illustration that exemplifies technical virtuosity & aesthetic quality when rendered by the masters of the genre.  Each artist has illustrated extensively for leading department stores, magazines & corporations including Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Women’s Wear Daily, Town & Country, Luxure Magazine, Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bloomingdales, Elizabeth Arden & Tiffany & Co. 

To learn more about the exhibit, click here. 

$20 admission fee. Admission includes complimentary small plate buffet. Cash bar.
*  During the duration of the Fashion Illustration: The Visionaries exhibition, the Society is proud to be partnering with Dress for Success and donating $1,500 to help support the incredible work that they do. A portion of event ticket sales and museum admission will go towards this contribution.
Dress for Success®, a global not-for-profit organization that has helped more than one million women achieve financial independence. They provide professional attire, a network of support and a variety of programs to help clients thrive in work and in life. Program focus areas include financial literacy, job placement and career advancement, health and wellness, as well as leadership and civic responsibility. With more than 150 affiliates operating in nearly 30 countries, Dress for Success has served as the model for women’s empowerment for almost 25 years. 

Image credit info:

Tod Draz
Decade of work: 1950 – 1960
Large Feathered Hat
Circa 1950’s
23″ x 20.5″



January 17, 2020
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