A Look at the Current and Future State of African Fashion

Date & Time
Sunday, July 1, 2018 1:00 pm to 2:45 pm
No Registration Required
About this Event
Co-sponsor: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage Venue: African American History and Culture Museum Event Location: Concourse, Oprah Winfrey Theater Cost: Free Get Tickets: https://www.etix.com/ticket/p/8310145/a-look-at-the-current-and-future-s... Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible Link: http://nmaahc@si.edu The Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage and the National Museum of African American History and Culture present a series of short films which highlight African fashion and flair. From haute couture designers to pop culture fashion houses to the streets of Soweto, take a journey through the creativity and style influenced by the African continent. Moderated by Diana N'Diaye, feature designers and scholars including Mimi Plange, Brenda Winstead, and Msia Kibona Clark will discuss the current state and future of African fashion after screening of short films. The program takes place in the Oprah Winfrey Theater of the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Registration is required. 

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