CUT! Costume and the Cinema
Costumes play a critical role in the success of any period film. They set the scene and establish authenticity and ambience. They also reveal clues about a character’s status, age, class and wealth as well as his or her role in the story. Such is the case with the 43 costumes featured in the exhibition, CUT! Costume and the Cinema.
Discover the glamour, luxury and artistry of cinematic couture. Experience five centuries of fashion and style as interpreted by award-winning costume designers. Delight in the sumptuous fabrics, the lavish lace and embroidery and unparalleled craftsmanship and creativity. Bask in the ambiance of big-screen cinema and the allure of famous film stars. An experience like no other awaits visitors to the exhibition CUT! Costume and the Cinema.
The Common Thread
Heritage Museums & Gardens’ diverse terrain features glacial kettle holes, copses of trees, open field lawns, lawns and lake vistas, providing an opportunity for installations that imaginatively shape, bend, and define space. Artists will use textiles, fibers, and fabrics to blend with and highlight features of Heritage Museums & Gardens’ different terrains.