Collaborations

Photo of Korean Film Festival event

These programs are presented in collaboration with partner organizations.

Upcoming Programs

Community Discussion: Memories of Ebony Fashion Fair in D.C.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 2:00pm

Audrey Smaltz, commentator for Ebony Fashion Fair from 1970-1977, will share the stories, styles, and impact of the shows on D.C.’s fashion identity.

Conversation: Ebony Fashion Fair and the European Connection

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:00pm

Hear fashion consultant Shayla Simpson, a former Ebony Fashion Fair model, commentator, and buyer, as she discusses what it was like to work and travel with Eunice Johnson to the couture design houses in Europe.

Lecture/ Show and Tell: Coptic Egyptian Textiles and The Archaeologist of Antinoé, Albert Gayet

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Author, teacher, and fiber artist Nancy Hoskins will focus on the Coptic fabrics found by the French archaeologist Albert Gayet and the exhibitions of the textiles in early 20th-century Paris.