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Friday, November 24, 10:00 am to 5:30 pm and Saturday, November 25, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

FREE with Membership.

Join us for an exclusive preview of Christian Dior on Friday, November 24 & Saturday, November 25, 2017 before it opens to the public. 

Friday, December 1, 2017, 11:00 am to to 12:30 pm

ROM Members only. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic master and saviour of haute couture.

Friday, December 1, 2017, 1:30 to 3:00 pm

ROM Members only. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic master and saviour of haute couture.

Saturday, December 2, 2017, 1:30 to 3:00 pm

ROM Members only. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic master and saviour of haute couture.

Sunday, December 10, 2017 (7-8 pm), Thursday, February 8 (7-10 pm), and Tuesday, February 20, 2018, (7-8 pm), Reception to follow

Go beyond the exhibition with this engaging series of lectures that explore the ground-breaking work of one of fashion’s greatest couture houses.

Sunday, December 10, 2017, 7:00 - 8:00 pm, Reception to follow

Discover the scope and depth of the Dior Heritage archive with Soizic Pfaff, Director of Dior Heritage, as she shares how the organization selects and purchases pieces for the archive, and their pivotal role in the overall and ongoing mission of Dior.

Thursday, December 14, 2017, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Explore a fascinating array of fashion publications in the ROM Library & Archives that relate directly to Christian Dior (1905-1957), as well as periodicals that would have served as inspiration for his work.  

Saturday, January 20, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Full

Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list.

Explore the world of high fashion embroidery techniques in this hands-on workshop with professional seamstress and embroiderer Nadia Albertini

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Full.
Sunday, January 21, 2018 workshop full. Waiting list only.  Please call the Programs Department at 416.586.5797 to be placed on the waiting list. 

Due to popular demand, second workshop added: Saturday, January 20,  Register here. 

Explore the world of high fashion embroidery techniques in this hands-on workshop with professional seamstress and embroiderer Nadia Albertini

Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Join emerging designers as they present their work with designer-focused vignettes, live models, runway mini-shows, fashion illustration, and in conversations, with a fitting background of live music, food and drink, and an exclusive visit to the ROM original exhibition Christian Dior, presented by Holt Renfrew