Exotic dress with extended smoke-like frills

Iris van Herpen, Refinery Smoke, Dress, July 2008, Untreated woven metal gauze and cow leather, Groninger Museum, 2012.0196. Photo: Bart Oomes, No 6 Studios

Evening for Educators

Sculpture Court Entrance


This afterschool event invites educators and administrators to come together for a night of learning and conversation. The evening will highlight the upcoming exhibition Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion. Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen's innovative wearable art considers the intersections of design, science, and technology. Panel discussion with regional educators will address how this exciting and thought-provoking exhibition can connect to your interdisciplinary curriculum. Dinner, drinks, and in-gallery activities top off the night.

Registration includes dinner and 1 drink ticket. Up to three Act 48 hours available.

Image: "Refinery Smoke” dress, Iris van Herpen, 2008, untreated woven metal gauze and cow leather, Groninger Museum.