Please join the Textile & Costume Society as we welcome Los Angeles’s Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising Curator Kevin Jones to speak on Hollywood Scandal! Edith Head & Celanese 'Star in Crepe'. Kevin’s lecture will address some of the iconic costumes that helped to bolster the success of the Hollywood film industry and catapult many young actresses into mega-stardom. Kevin will be here to install loans of fashion and accessories for Michelle Finamore and Yvonne Markowitz’s exhibition Hollywood Glamour: Fashion and Jewelry from the Silver Screen (opening September 10th) and his talk will focus on the fashions worn by Carole Lombard and Marlene Dietrich in the 1930’s.
Speaker: Kevin Jones
Speaker Bio: Curator, FIDM