Designing Hollywood: Sketches from the Christian Esquevin Collection
June 11, 2014–November 1, 2014
Tuesday through Saturday
Free to the public
Designing Hollywood: Sketches from the Christian Esquevin Collection reveals the brilliance of the greatest costume designers of the 20th century through more than 100 original sketches and rare studio wardrobe material. Five themes are explored throughout the exhibition: Studios, Genres, Designers, Wardrobe, and Stars. Costumes from the FIDM Museum collection highlight Hollywood’s mid-century “Golden Age” and showcase the talents of these behind-the-scenes magicians whose on-screen magic continues to inspire film and fashion professionals today.