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In “Patrick Kelly, The Journey,” the artist Derrick Adams dives into the archives of the late fashion designer, Patrick Kelly, who was the first American in the Chambre Syndicale du prêt-à-porter for the French ready-to-wear industry.
September 1, 2020 - January 3, 2021
In “Patrick Kelly, The Journey,” the artist Derrick Adams dives into the archives of the late fashion designer, Patrick Kelly, who was the first American in the Chambre Syndicale du prêt-à-porter for the French ready-to-wear industry. Researching the life and work of Kelly at New York’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Adams created a body of work surrounding the designer’s sketches, photographs, letters, and other materials uncovered in the archives. Curated by Alexandra Sachs, the works on view take the form of a series of abstracted collages and sculptural works, made with and inspired by the clothing patterns, fabrics, and embellishments found in Kelly’s oeuvre.
“#InHonor: Variations on a Theme” is a series of portraits by the artist Ervin A. Johnson, Master of Fine Art recipient from Savannah College of Art and Design.
Commissioned and produced by the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), "Pierre Cardin: Le Futur" is an animated film narrating the life and career of fashion designer Pierre Cardin.
Curated by fashion historian Olivier Saillard and organized for the space by Rafael Gomes, “Masters of Cut” is a compilation of garments by the late designers Azzedine Alaïa and Gilbert Adrian.
he first comprehensive survey of Julie Mehretu’s work covers more than 20 years of the Ethiopian-born artist’s career in a traveling exhibition organized by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art.
A retrospective of Dawoud Bey’s career over the last 40 years, “An American Project” features around 80 works that represent the renowned photographer’s focus on capturing African American history, underrepresented communities, and themes of identity.
A tribute to the essence, ideas, and labors of women, “She Is Here” features works by 20 artists chosen from the past two decades of Atlanta Contemporary’sStudio Artist Program residents.