Gallery & Events

Posted 5 Apr 2016

National Gallery of Victoria Celebrates 200 years of Australian Fashion

, Events at the NGV

The NGV presents a diverse range of programs for 200 Years of Australian Fashion, including an opening weekend pop-up design talk by our very own Karen Webster, Head of Strategy and Development for Whitehouse Institute of Design. Karen presented on "What we wore and when: Australia's changing fashion identity". For more information on events at the NGV follow the link above. 


All images and information belong to National Gallery of Victoria. Australia, Evening dress c. 1805; Flamingo Park, Wattle dress and hat 1978; House of Stripes, Silver dress 1966; Gavin Brown, Indian snakes and ladders outfit 1985; Magg, Evening outfit c. 1974; Katie Pye, The party 1980; La Petite, Evening dress c. 1960; Toni Maticevski, Dali goddess 2007; Romance Was Born, Rainbow tartan feather suit 2015; Bright & Hitchcocks, Day dress 1865–70
Photo: Virginia Dowzer and Bronwyn Kidd
© National Gallery of Victoria