Adult Programs

Fashion for Real Life

Separating Leather Jacket. IZ Adaptive Clothing. Photo by Adrienne Mountain

Ticket Prices:
General Public: $45.00 plus HST
ROM Members: $40.00 plus HST
Teacher/Students: $25.00 plus HST
Group 10+: $30.00 plus HST

Iconic fashion journalist Jeanne Beker hosts world-renown Canadian designer Izzy Camilleri, Toronto based writer and nationally recognized advocate Barbara Turnbull, and structural engineer and co-founder of Stop-Gap Foundation Luke Anderson, as they explore the impact of adaptive design on the world of fashion and beyond.

This event is in support of the exhibition Fashion Follows Form: Designs for Sittingwhich invites us all to think critically about the relationship between function and fashion in our daily lives.

Speakers:

Jeanne Beker, TV personality, columnist
Izzy Camilleri, Fashion Designer

Barbara Turnbull, Activist, journalist
Alexandra Palmer, ROM Senior Curator
Luke Anderson, Engineer

Location

Samuel Hall Currelly Gallery
Level 1

Main Entrance ►

Contact

416.586.5797
programs@rom.on.ca
 

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