The Costume Institute’s Upcoming Exhibit Spotlights Prada and SchiaparelliOct 15, 2011 @ 4:00 pm
Following the immensely successful showcase of Alexander McQueen’s most iconic pieces earlier this year, the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York announced its next exhibition will take a look two important Italian fashion designers—the late Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada. It will feature 80 pieces total, with Schiaparelli’s designs dating from the ’20s to ’50s and Prada’s ranging from the late ’80s to the present day. Mark your calendars: The exhibit opens May 10th and will run through August 19, 2012.
Plus, see inside the last Costume Institute exhibition about McQueen in the gallery.