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CONTACT

Saturday

25

March

PLAYSPACE ACTIVITY

fabric design

BE A FASHION DESIGNER. Using the colouring materials provided in Playspace, design a fabric on paper, then draw your own cool designer clothes to suit the fabric.  OR you can draw a designer outfit THEN design a fabric that will suit it.

free
10.00am to 4.30pm
Saturday
18 March
to 26 March

DISPLAY

Emerging Talent 2017

The Gallery is delighted to present a selection of garments from the 2017 iD International Emerging Designers’ Award. A rare opportunity to see these spectacular pieces up-close.

free
10.00am to 4.30pm
Friday
24 March
to 25 March

WHEN DREAMS TURN TO GOLD

Fashion Floortalk

Join curators Lucy Hammonds and Natalie Smith in conversation with special guests: Lindah Lepou, well known for her ‘Pacific Couture’ inspired by her lineage; Lisa McEwan, Senior Lecturer (Fashion) School of Art and Design Faculty of Design and Creative Technologies, AUT University; and Margo Barton, Academic Leader, Fashion, School of Design, Otago Polytechnic and member of the iD Dunedin Fashion Week executive board. All three special guests have work included in the exhibition.

free
1.30pm to 2.30pm
Saturday
25 March

MEET THE DESIGNERS

Emerging Talent 2017

Designers of the International Emerging Designers Award garments on display in the Gallery will be available for informal discussion of their work. 

free
3.00pm to 4.00pm
Saturday
25 March