Museum of the African Diaspora Vanguard presents:
MoAD After Dark: The Diaspora Underground
"The Art of the Suit"
A Global Glimpse of the Sapeur and Black Dandyism
A man who affects extreme elegance in clothes and manners
MoAD's The Vanguard invite you to the launch of MoAD After Dark, a new after-hours series highlighting unique aspects of the African diaspora. For the first installation we present "The Art of the Suit" taking a look into Black men's fashion in the Diaspora, specifically the impeccably dressed Sapeur cult and the Black Dandyism sub-culture. We welcome men & women, dandies and those interested in dandyism, to come explore the art of the tailored being through: