"Beyond Rebellion: Fashioning the Biker Jacket"

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"Beyond Rebellion: Fashioning the Biker Jacket"
Photograph: Eileen Costa Schott Perfecto jacket, 1989 and Comme des Garcon jacket and skirt, spring 2005
Organized by FIT grad students, this display of brazen black leather follows the motorcycle jacket from functional beginnings to the epitome of badassery with Brando in The Wild One. See how those early styles infuenced contemporary takes by designers like Yves Saint Laurent and Jean Paul Gaultier.


Event phone: 212-217-4558
Event website: http://fitnyc.edu/museum
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