Mary McFadden: A Life in Textiles
Mary McFadden is an American design icon and international fashion pioneer who has made history through her award-winning fashion and textile designs as well as wallpaper lines and jewelry collections. In this illustrated lecture, Ms. McFadden, who has traveled all around the world, discusses how the symbols of the many cultures she’s visited have inspired and shaped her work with a special focus on Edo period Japan.
Followed by a reception and booksigning for her new publication, Mary McFadden: High Priestess of High Fashion– A Life in Haute Couture, Décor and Design.
Tickets: $10; Japan Society members & seniors $8; students $5.
- Wednesday, November 3, 2004
- 6:30 pm