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The Style of Diversity Fashion Show and Public Programs

In Partnership with the City of Sydney, and creative team Louise Whelan, Annette Ogilvie and Justine Nydai.

Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM (AEST)

The Style of Diversity Fashion Show and Public Programs

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Explore your true style through the language of fashion.

From 10am to 12 noon will be an opportunity to take park in art workshops in conjunction with The Museum of Contemporary Art and Vinnies NSW using waste materials for new creations.

ART-INSPIRED ACCESSORY MAKING

Drop in and make yourself some upcycled accessories using found and waste materials including fabric, books and kitchen utensils!

MCA Artist Educators will guide you through the process of making your own accessories, taking visual inspiration from works in the MCA Collection.

Free, drop in. 10am - 12pm

The one day event will include a Diversity Fashion Parade with Australian designers who identify with various cultures and gender. This includes, The Australian Sapeurs, a Futuristic Nigerian designer, a modest designer, indigenous designers, androgynous fashion and more. 1.15pm – 1.45 pm

Other public programs includes ‘Let’s Talk about Threads’. Discussions via mini film screenings and dialogue with Annette Ogilvie and Kirsten Lee Committee Member of Fashion Revolutionexploring sustainable clothing, fashion style and The Slow Fashion Movement. 2pm -2.30pm

Fashion designers, stylists, women and men from Sydney’s diverse communities explore the notion of hair and head coverings across time and cultures. The panel discussion and demonstrations will open up conservations about visual politics and cultural appropriation. Exploring the fine line between what is cultural appreciation and appropriation. 2.30pm – 3pm

In Partnership with The City of Sydney and Vinnies NSW. In association with Information and Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.)  and The Museum of Contemporary Art Sydney.

Have questions about The Style of Diversity Fashion Show and Public Programs? Contact In Partnership with the City of Sydney, and creative team Louise Whelan, Annette Ogilvie and Justine Nydai.

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Customs House Library
31 Alfred Street
Sydney, NSW 2000
Australia

Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:30 PM (AEST)


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In Partnership with the City of Sydney, and creative team Louise Whelan, Annette Ogilvie and Justine Nydai.

As part of Youth Week NSW 2018, The City of Sydney and creative partners are involving young people in all aspects of production, design and conservations about Fashion and Style.

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