Film: "Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution"
In 1973, American fashion designers Anne Klein, Bill Blass, and others pit their ready-to-wear clothing lines against the lions of French haute couture in a historic runway rumble. (Deborah Riley Draper, 2013, 91 minutes.)
This program relates to the exhibition Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair. It is part of the museum's weekly Textiles at Twelve series, which explores the textile arts and global cultures through films, lectures, gallery talks, and more. Free, no reservations required.