We're flicking skirts with Glen Eira City Council this month bringing the gallery annexe to 1950's life with an interactive dress-up activation for kids, School Holiday Creative DIY Workshops for kids and a month-long participatory giant FASHION collage artwork we need YOU to help create! 👗
Pop in anytime to see CELEBRATING STYLE: A 1950s AUSTRALIAN WOMEN’S FASHION EXHIBITION showcasing 1950s women’s vintage fashion and couture, and capturing the international influences, panache and elegance of fashion during this transformational decade. Immerse yourself for a moment in the decade that brought you the bikini, atomic, Bobby sox, Breton hats, the iconic Chuck Taylor All-Star, hobble skirts, horn-rimmed glasses and flat tops!
Enjoy ogling rare and stunning garments and accessories, and iconic fashion photography by renowned Australian photographers Athol Shmith and Bruno Benini sourced from public galleries and rare private collections.
Only $15.00 per child & proudly brought to you by Glen Eira Arts & Culture, Glen Eira Gallery & Do Re Me Creative.
SCHOOL HOLIDAY WORKSHOPS
Telling Tales – Do Re Me Creative Children's Workshops, part of the Storytelling Festival.
LOCATION: Glen Eira City Council Gallery
BOOKINGS: Online at www.gleneira.vic.gov.au
DIY 1950s Signature Bag 👛
Create a signature fashion accessory to celebrate the flair of the fashionable 50s!
DATE: Sunday June 26, 2016
Audrey Hepburn Hat-Making Workshop
Learn millinery techniques and craft your own elegant 1950’s Hepburn-inspired hat! 👒
DATE: Sunday July 3, 2016
Get in quick. Spots selling 50's fast.
$15.00 for a 2-hour creative experience to kick off the holidays!
Enjoy exploring the exhibition while the kids create!