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Rodarte Exhibit and Networking Reception

January 24, 2019
5:00 PM EST to 7:00 PM EST
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National Museum of Women in the Arts
1250 New York Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005
https://nmwa.org/exhibitions/rodarte
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Join WWLI for an evening of luxury fashion and fun! Enjoy access to the Rodarte exhibit and a networking reception on the Mezzanine level in the beautiful National Museum of Women in the Arts building. The reception includes a 2-hour open bar and hors d'oeuvres. 

About the exhibit:

The celebrated American luxury fashion house Rodarte, founded by sisters Kate and Laura Mulleavy, is featured this fall in the first fashion exhibition organized by NMWA. Rodarte showcases the designers’ visionary concepts, impeccable craftsmanship, and profound impact on the fashion industry.

The exhibition explores the distinctive design principles, material concerns, and reoccurring themes that position the Mulleavys’ work within the landscape of contemporary art and fashion. Spanning the first 13 years of Rodarte, more than 90 complete looks, presented as they were shown on the runway, highlight selections from their most pivotal collections. Through a conceptual blend of high fashion and modern femininity that employs a multiplicity of textiles and meticulous couture techniques, Rodarte has drawn critical acclaim from both the art and fashion worlds since its inception in 2005.

Tickets

$100.00 Member Ticket
$75.00 Earlybird rate before January 17

$155.00 Non-Member Ticket
$115.00 Earlybird rate before January 17