"A Genre of Her Own: Mirroring Picasso"
New Runway! New Staging!
Join us for an evening of glamour, fashion and style as our seniors reveal their distinctive collections energized by individual journeys of experimentation and change. The evening will also include an athleisure group entitled "Rapid Response," featuring collections for men and women created by juniors, the always-charming sophomore segment with tween fashions inspired by a 'wild garden' and the dazzling eveningwear finale, which always delights. In tribute to The Barnes Foundation’s exhibition Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change, Fashion Design seniors have researched Picasso's work to create these gowns mirroring his art.
Date and time:
May 14, 2016; 8:00 pm
Seating begins at 7:30 pm
The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Advance General Admission: $30
Tickets at the Door: $40
VIP Reserved Seats & Parking: $150
Above Fashion Show 2016 design by Graphic Design major Samantha Siermine '16, inspired by the works of Picasso
Please note: five garments in the senior collection involve latex
Many were turned away from last year’s Fashion Show at The Barnes so order your tickets now to assure your place at one of the spring season’s most anticipated events!
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Tickets avaiailable through The Art Shop beginning March 15, 2016
Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change, being presented at The Barnes Foundation in partnership with the Columbus Museum of Art in Ohio, is on view February 21 – May 9, 2016.
Pictured: A garment from Tara Higgins’s ’15 Century 21 Best In Show collection featured in Fashion Show 2015. Photo: 2015 Thom Carroll Photography
The Fashion Show is always a sell out so get your tickets in advance for only $30. Tickets at the door the night of the event are $40. VIP tickets, including reserved, prime seats by the runway and convenient parking at the Barnes are $150 ($120 tax-deductible). $15 tickets for Moore students must be purchased in advance in person with an ID at The Art Shop at Moore prior to May 16, BEGINNING MARCH 15..
Seating for those purchasing $30 tickets is on a first-come first-served basis starting at 7:30 pm. Due to space restrictions and safety issues, no strollers, carriages, carriers or any other equipment for transporting babies will be allowed in The Barnes Foundation’s Annenberg Court.
Seating for Persons with Disabilities
Please alert Alysson Cwyk in the President’s Office 215-965-4050 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve seating for guests in wheelchairs or with other physical restrictions. Due to limited space, the reserved seating area is limited to the person with the disability and one guest. Any additional members of your party should sit in the adjacent general seating area. Please arrive at 7:20 pm to be seated.
The College has made special arrangements for discount parking on Saturday, May 14 for the Fashion Show at LAZ Parking (1815 Cherry Street) and the garage at The Kennedy House (1901 JFK Blvd). Please visit the table where tickets are being sold in The Barnes lobby the night of the Fashion Show to pick up your discount car park coupon. Discounted parking at LAZ Parking will be $8.00 and discounted parking at The Kennedy House will be $7.00.
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