A Day of Fashion Inspired by Edward Steichen


Saturday, January 27, 2024

1:30–4:30pm Where

Galleries, Greene Education Center


Adults, Teens

Admission Purchase general admission

Edward Steichen, one of the finest creative photographers in the world, became the official photographer for Condé Nast’s Vanity Fair and Vogue in 1923. A painter by training, Steichen changed fashion photography forever. Enjoy a talk with fashion historian Stéphane Houy-Towner and a workshop with fashion illustrator Renaldo Barnette.


1:30–2:30pm — Fashion Talk: Steichen’s Iconic Images

3–4:30pm — Fashion Workshop: Steichen’s Inspiring Images


Image: Edward Steichen (American, born Luxembourg, 1879–1973). (Left to right) In Exaltation of Flowers: Rose, Geranium; Petunia, Caladium, Budleya; Golden-Banded Lily, Violets, ca. 1910–13. Tempera and gold leaf on canvas. Art Bridges. © 2023 The Estate of Edward Steichen / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

Support provided by Art Bridges.