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Gallery Talk: Dressing the Part: Clothing and Identity

February 23, 2018
12:00PM1:00PM
Meet in Gallery 100
Free with museum admission

Clothing has historically been used as a marker of social status, a visual exchange of ideas across cultures, and a medium for individual self-expression. Join museum educator Paulina Lopez for a tour exploring the roles that clothes play in shaping identity, with stops in Dress Codes: Portrait Photographs from the Collection and other galleries.


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Zanele Muholi. Bakhambile Skhosa Natalspruit, from the series Faces and Phases, 2010. Artworker’s Retirement Society.