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2018
Oct. 2 - April 13
Designed for a Modern Life: Decorative Arts and Fashion in the Mid-century: 5 p.m.-12 a.m., Textiles and Clothing Museum, Christian Petersen Art Museum, Morrill Hall - The exhibition includes selections from both permanent collections and select loans, including objects from designers such as Charles and Ray Eames, Roy Lichtenstein, Pricilla Sage, Paul Sachs, James Galanos, and Christian Dior.

The exhibition will run through April 13, 2019. Admission is free. University Museums and the Textiles and Clothing Museum will also be hosting a series of programs centered on the exhibition including a themed opening reception, Cocktails and Canapes, on Nov. 2, 2018.

This exhibition is curated and organized by University Museums and the Textiles and Clothing Museum at Iowa State University. More».
For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 294-8552 or janfitz@iastate.edu.
2019
Feb. 5 - March 1
Black History month events range from movie screenings and plays to lectures, summits, and conferences: 5-7 p.m., Iowa State University and Ames - Celebrate Black History Month at Iowa State University with a variety of events that recognize and honor the achievements and contributions of African Americans and work toward a more just society. Check back often as this schedule is updated throughout the month. More».
For more information, contact Chelsea Davis in ISU News Service or Kenyatta Shamburger in multicultural student affairs at 515-294-6338 or kenyatta@iastate.edu.
Feb. 24
Fashion Suburbia: Dressing the Family in Mid-Century America: 2-3 p.m., 2019 Morrill Hall - Join speaker Jennifer Farley Gordon, who has a doctorate in apparel, events, and hospitality management, in exploring the way that clothing style and clothing consumption factored in post-war America. This event is in conjunction with the "Designed for a Modern Life" joint exhibition by the Textiles and Clothing Museum and the Christian Petersen Art Museum. The exhibit will be open for thirty minutes before and after the presentation. This event is free and open to the public. More».
For more information, contact Janet Fitzpatrick in apparel, events, and hospitality management at 515-294-8552 or janfitz@iastate.edu.
April 19
The Fashion Show: 7-9 p.m., Stephens Auditorium - Experience one of the largest and most professional fashion shows in the nation produced exclusively by students. In the state's biggest fashion event of the year, Iowa State University apparel, merchandising, and design students showcase their work with help from event management students and others from majors throughout the Iowa State campus. Watch The Fashion Show website and The Fashion Show Facebook page for details and ticket information. More».
For more information, contact the show's producers Sydney Lawrence and Grace Rosson in apparel, events, and hospitality management at fs.producers@iastate.edu.

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