Fashion HNL20, HNC3C, HNB4M

Fashion HNL20, HNC3C, HNB4M

Grades : Grade 11Grade 12
Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Science & the Humanities
Min / Max : 15 / 60 students + adults

Explore the evolution of fashion and discuss the psychological, sociological, and cultural attitudes toward clothing in both the lab and galleries. In the lab, students study primarily 20th century garments and accessories that illustrate how clothing styles, textiles & silhouette communicate different cultural attitudes over time.  The gallery portion could visit some of the following galleries, Galleries of Africa: Egypt, Gallery of Greece, Eaton Gallery of Rome, Samuel European Galleries, Shreyas and Mina Ajmera Gallery of Africa, The Americas, and Asia-Pacific, Daphne Cockwell Gallery of Canada: First Peoples, Prince Takamado Gallery of Japan, and the Patricia Harris Gallery of Textiles & Costume.


Currently on display in the Patricia Harris Gallery of Textiles & Costume until September 2017 is Art, Honour, and Ridicule: Asafo Flags from Southern GhanaThis exhibit takes a historical and contemporary look at Asafo flags which are the insignia created for the numerous military Asafo companies of the Fante states along the coast of Southern Ghana. Historically, Asafo companies were in charge of the safety and protection of the local community as well as warfare. Today they act as the vibrant core of local communities.

 

Curriculum Links:

•    Grade 10, Social Science & Humanities, Fashion & Housing, Clothing, HNL20
•    Grade 11, Social Science & Humanities, Fashion & Housing, Understanding Fashion, HNC3C
•    Grade 12, Social Science & Humanities, Fashion & Housing,  
      The World of Fashion, HNB4M

Do not combine with the following topic due to similar content:

Fashion & Family: A Cultural Expression

If you would like this program to be customized to your needs, please provide a detailed description in the "Additional Information" field during the checkout process.  A ROM staff member will contact you to discuss your request.  If you have any questions about the lesson content due to the textile and costume gallery rotation please contact us.

Availability subject to change.


 

Please consult your school calendar before booking. Availability subject to change.


Daily Schedule
Day From   To
Monday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am  -  4:30 pm
  The following dates and times are not available
Day       From   To    
Monday   June 26, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Tuesday   June 27, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Wednesday   June 28, 2017   9:00 am  -  1:00 pm  
Thursday   June 29, 2017   12:30 pm  -  4:30 pm  
Monday   July 3, 2017   8:00 am  -  Monday, September 4, 2017 5:00 pm [range]
Monday   October 9, 2017   9:00 am  -  4:30 pm  
Saturday   December 23, 2017   8:00 am  -  Saturday, January 6, 2018 5:00 pm [range]

$16 /person
Tax Exempt : $16

1 adult free
per 15 students


Activity Type : Combined program (Tour & Lab)
Duration : 90 minutes
Subject : Social Science & the Humanities
Min / Max : 15 / 60 students + adults


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