HATtitude: The Milliner in Culture and Couture will appeal to fashion, design and culture lovers.
HATtitude: The Milliner in Culture and CoutureArtsWestchester (31 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY, United States) Map it Free
Hats are art according to ArtsWestchester, which will be showing fabulous, exciting, unique headwear from February 11- April 12, 2014 during HATtitude: The Milliner in Culture and Couture. The exhibition will prove what the Duchess of Cambridge and Lady Gaga already know – that hats are more than mere accessories, they’re the crowning glory of any fashion statement. Over 160 hats will be featured in this exhibition that has gathered over 40 contemporary milliners, many of whom are sought after by fashionistas around the world. Through hats that range from playful expressions of individuality to symbols of propriety or sculptural masterpieces, the show highlights the hat’s function in global cultures, as well as its prominent position in 20th and 21st century couture fashion. An exciting calendar of engaging lectures by fashion and art historians rounds out additional, related programming. In addition, hands-on workshops led by exhibiting milliners will introduce the public of all ages to the art of hat making. For more info on the exhibition or related programming, visit: www.artswestchester.org/hattitude
Traditional hats, whimsical hats, hats from various points in history and from various cultures will all be on display.
Gallery Hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 12-5pm