On Fashion Curating in Venice

Diana Vreeland Symposium flyer

Diana Vreeland Symposium flyer

Kaat Debo, director of the MoMu is invited to participate in the symposium ‘The Discipline of Fashion between the Museum and Curating’, which will take place at the University of Venice on March 10th.

Organized by the Università Iuav di Venezia and the London College of Fashion (University of the Arts London) in collaboration with the Centre for Fashion Studies (Stockholm University), the symposium is coinciding with the opening of the exhibition ‘Diana Vreeland After Diana Vreeland’ which will be on view from March 10th until June 25th, 2012.

The symposium aims to discuss the evolving discipline of fashion curating, and brings together prominent voices from the field. Among the speakers are Harold Koda, Akiko Fukai, Judith Clark, Alexandra Palmer and Stefano Tonchi. Kaat Debo will take part in a panel titled ‘Fashion in the museums’, which is chaired by Marco De Michelis from the Iuav University in Venice.