The Wicker Man (1973).
New York City, Metropolitan Museum, The Cloisters
The Unicorn Tapestries on “the hunt of the unicorn”
Series of seven Flemish tapestries from around 1500 CE
Tapestry no. 7: The Unicorn in captivity
God planting the Garden of Eden
‘Bible historiée toute figurée’, Naples ca. 1350.
Paris, BnF, Français 9561, fol. 7r
STEPHEN BURROWS in VERSAILLES ’73: AMERICAN RUNWAY REVOLUTION.
The event started as a fundraiser orchestrated by fashion publicist Eleanor Lambert to raise money to restore the Palace of Versailles but became a fierce competition. The extraordinary evening left an unforgettable imprint on the fashion industry and forever changed fashion history. America with great clothes and a color barrier-breaking collective of Black models who sashayed down the runway, won over the crowd and secured American fashion’s place on the world stage.
May 16- Film Screening and Panel Discussion at The Museum of the City of New York in conjunction with Stephen Burrows: When Fashion Danced exhibition.