This exhibit brings together the work of two iconic names of cutting-edge Italian fashion from two different eras: Elsa Schiaparelli, who died in 1973, and current fashion mogul Miuccia Prada. Director Baz Luhrmann created eight short films in which the women—Judy Davis (The Starter Wife) plays Schiaparelli—discuss their provocative designs alongside more than 100 garments and accessories.
“Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations”
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1000 Fifth Ave
|Cross street:||at 82nd St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St|
|Price:||Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, members and children under 12 free|