“Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion,” the first exhibit of its kind to grace one of the main galleries of the Carnegie Museum of Art, drew 210 guests for the Haute Wired Gala on April 28. The event toasted the final days of an exhibit co-​organized by the High Museum of Art in Atlanta…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading April 28, 2017
First the Frick announced a new programming initiative in fashion and brought “Killer Heels” to Pittsburgh. The impossibly impractical yet stunningly gorgeous shoes might have made more sense at the Warhol where Andy’s advertising and shoe portrait drawings would have cheekily made the connection between costume, eroticism, design, and identity while contextualizing the…

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading High fashion comes to the Carnegie Museum of Art
On a recent Friday evening, the balcony in the South Side’s Rex Theater was at a near fever pitch. Amid a buzzing crowd, models were sipping cocktails and slipping into their custom-​made outfits while a new rock band, Magdalene, jammed on the stage below.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading Squeezed in after their day jobs, a collective of artists is creating a hotbed of out-​of-​way culture
After a long winter bundling under layers of wool, braving icy sidewalks in slippery heels and cuddling under blankets beside the fireplace, nothing tempts like the promise of spring for dreaming of tropical colors, bare shoulders and skirts that flirt with the breeze.

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2006
  • Sub Heading Old is new: Spring fashion trends
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