In New York: André Leon Talley & Andrew Bolton talk Rei Kawakubo

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Rei Kawakubo (Japanese, born 1942) for Comme des Garçons (Japanese, founded 1969), Blue Witch, spring/summer 2016; Courtesy of Comme des Garçons. Photograph by © Paolo Roversi; Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Fashion diaries out, please. On 18 June, André Leon Talley, Contributing Editor of Vogue, will be in conversation with Andrew Bolton, Curator in Charge of The Costume Institute at The Met.

Together they will discuss the work of Rei Kawakubo as well as the curation, design, and major themes of the exhibition, Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between.

The conversation begins at 2 p.m. in the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium and is free with Museum admission. This event will also be livestreamed on The Met’s Facebook page.

Sunday at The Met is an ongoing afternoon program providing insight into major exhibitions as well as the Museum’s collection.

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