Elsa Schiaparelli talks to Miuccia Prada: Impossible Conversations. If you are not in London right now, go to New York instead, to the MET's Costume Institute. This is your last chance to see Impossible Conversations, the exhibit ends far too soon.
Exhibit and Multimedia presentation at the MET museum New York
When? May 10. - August 19. 2012
Where? The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum New York
An imaginary conversation between Miuccia Prada and Elsa Schiaparelli, on fashion as an expression of art. See the exhibit right now before it ends.
All photos used in this presentation: Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Costume Institute, New York.
Fashion designs on loan: from The Costume Institute, and private collections.
This exhibit is sponsored by: Amazon.
Additional support provided by Condé Nast.
Exhibition Creative Consultant: Baz Luhrmann Production Designer : Nathan Crowley
L. photo credit: George Hoyningen-Huené (Russian, 1900-1968), Portrait of Elsa Schiaparelli, 1932, Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Hoyningen-Huené/Vogue; c Condé Nast.
R. photo credit: Guido Harari (Italian, born Cairo, 1952), Portrait of Miuccia Prada, 1999,Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Guido Harari/Contrasto/Redux