Art 101—Lee Alexander McQueen: Head, Mythos, Muse
Wed, 04/27/2022 – 16:01
Join Clarissa Esguerra, affiliate curator of Costume and Textiles, and Michaela Hansen, curatorial assistant, Costume and Textiles, as they take you behind the scenes of Lee Alexander McQueen: Brain, Mythos, Muse.
This overview lecture contextualizes the designer’s imaginative do the job within just a canon of artmakers who drew upon analogous themes and visible references. Checking out creativeness, inventive method, and innovation in style and artwork, the exhibition examines the interdisciplinary impulse that defined the designer’s occupation. Displaying pick out McQueen clothes from the Selection of Regina J. Drucker alongside artworks mostly from LACMA’s everlasting assortment, Mind, Mythos, Muse offers a case review of the designer’s approaches and influences, and in doing so, delivers the opportunity to better realize creative legacy and cycles of inspiration.
Visitors will have an prospect to take part during the conversation’s dilemma and solution interval by way of Zoom’s Q&A perform.
LACMA users and invited attendees only. Invites sent via e mail.
This celebration will just take put on the web by means of Zoom.
-Tue, 06/14/2022 – 20:00
Graphic: Alexander McQueen, Three Woman’s Ensembles from the Deliverance collection, Spring/Summer 2004, Los Angeles County Museum of Artwork, reward from the Assortment of Regina J. Drucker, photograph © Museum Associates/LACMA