Artwork 101—Lee Alexander McQueen: Mind, Mythos, Muse
Wed, 04/27/2022 – 16:01
Sign up for Clarissa Esguerra, associate curator of Costume and Textiles, and Michaela Hansen, curatorial assistant, Costume and Textiles, as they get you at the rear of the scenes of Lee Alexander McQueen: Brain, Mythos, Muse.
This overview lecture contextualizes the designer’s imaginative do the job inside a canon of artmakers who drew upon analogous themes and visible references. Checking out creativeness, creative system, and innovation in fashion and artwork, the exhibition examines the interdisciplinary impulse that described the designer’s occupation. Displaying select McQueen clothes from the Assortment of Regina J. Drucker together with artworks largely from LACMA’s long-lasting assortment, Head, Mythos, Muse presents a case analyze of the designer’s strategies and influences, and in doing so, provides the possibility to greater realize artistic legacy and cycles of inspiration.
Attendees will have an chance to participate for the duration of the conversation’s issue and solution time period through Zoom’s Q&A function.
LACMA users and invited guests only. Invites despatched via e mail.
This occasion will choose location on the internet by way of Zoom.
-Tue, 06/14/2022 – 20:00
Impression: Alexander McQueen, Three Woman’s Ensembles from the Deliverance collection, Spring/Summertime 2004, Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork, reward from the Collection of Regina J. Drucker, photograph © Museum Associates/LACMA