Lunchtime Lecture: Fashioning Masculinities

This talk is part of the V&A Academy Lunchtime Lecture Series. No booking is required.

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  • Thursday, 29 September 2022

  • The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A South Kensington

  • Free event

Lunchtime Lecture: Fashioning Masculinities photo

Join Claire Wilcox, co-curator of Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear, as she goes behind the scenes to reveal the creative process behind the staging of the exhibition. The first V&A exhibition devoted to the history of menswear, the show features highlights from the museum’s fashion collection alongside portraits, sculpture, photography and film, revealing the splendour and diversity of male attire.

Claire Wilcox is Senior Curator of Fashion at the V&A, Professor in Fashion Curation at London College of Fashion and co-curator of Fashioning Masculinities: The Art of Menswear. The exhibition runs in the V&A's Sainsbury Gallery until 6th November 2022.

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Background image: Fashioning Masculinities Exhibition photography, photo by Peter Kelleher © Victoria and Albert Museum, London