The Frick Pittsburgh continues its recent foray into fashion with exuberance, exhibiting a group of contemporary paper recreations of iconic outfits from the past. Ranging from the era of the Medici to the early 20th century with costumes from the Ballets Russes, “Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art From Paper” though (January 6, 2019)…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2019
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    The Frick’s Isabelle de Borchgrave exhibit displays the artist’s magnificent, colorful paper dresses
After a foray into fashion, The Frick Art and Historical Center has returned to its comfort zone with “Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts” (March 17-​July 8, 2018).

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  • Issue Quarter Spring
  • Issue Year 2018
  • Sub Heading Paul Mellon’s French collection comes to the Frick; The Westmoreland opens immigration exhibit
The Frick Pittsburgh marked the opening of “Undressed: A History of Fashion in Underwear” with a gala held on the evening of October 19. The sold-​out “Undressed” gala provided four hundred guests the opportunity to experience the blockbuster exhibition before it opened to the public on Saturday, October 21. Gala co-​chairs were Ina…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading October 19, 2017
It’s the first article of clothing you put on and the last one you take off. It comes in all shapes and sizes, colors and textures, ranging from exceedingly comfortable to helplessly imprisoned. It can be sporty, sultry, dull or disturbing, and is quite literally the foundation of the outfit we build onto…

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2017
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