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Workwear/Abiti da Lavoro - exhibition

Monday, April 18, 2016 at 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center 2 West 13th Street New York, NY 10011

Opening reception Thursday, February 4, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

In an age where jobs are in short supply and workers are rendered invisible, overalls and work clothes have turned into a fashion genre. Curated by Alessandro Guerriero and produced in collaboration with the Triennale di Milano, this exhibition features the work of forty designer, including Coop Himmelb(l)au, Mella Jaarsma, Angela Missoni, Issey Miyake, Faye Toogood, Otto von Busch, Vivienne Westwood, Allan Wexler, and others.


Open daily 12:00 noon - 6:00 p.m. and late Thursday evenings until 8:00 p.m.; closed on all major holidays and holiday eves. Admission is free.


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