• JUNE 28 - SEPTEMBER 15
  • Cincinnati Art Museum , Cincinnati
  • June 28, 2019 to
    September 15, 2019
  • Category: Art & Museum Exhibits

Event Details

  • June 28, 2019 to
    September 15, 2019
  • 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • 0;10
  • Members are FREE; General admission $10; Seniors (65+), college students & children 6-17 are $5; Children under 5 are FREE


Event Description

Japan, Kimono, early 20th century, silk, Cincinnati Art Museum; A gift from Eleanor Lee Hart's colle

Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style celebrates the enduring influence of the kimono on fashion. Inspired by materials, forms and decorative motifs since the opening of Japan in the mid-nineteenth century, western fashion designers, alongside other artists, have produced works that acknowledge a Japanese persuasion. Organized in partnership with the Kyoto Costume Institute and Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, this exhibition displays Japanese kimono side by side with western fashionable garments from the 1870s to today. Featured designers include Gabrielle Chanel, John Galliano, Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, Iris van Herpen, Issey Miyake and Rei Kawakubo—plus over a dozen examples from CAM’s permanent collection. TICKETED: Members are FREE General admission $10 Seniors (65+) $5 College students (with valid ID) $5 Children 6-17 $5 Children 5 and under are FREE Exhibition is FREE during extended hours Thursday evenings & also during Art After Dark. Museum hours: Tuesday-Sunday 11:00-5:00 with extended hours until 8:00 Thursday evenings.

Event presented by:

  • Cincinnati Art Museum
  • (513) 721-2787

Artist/Group Info:

  • Cincinnati Art Museum