ARTH 1204: 20th Century Dress and Culture

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Instructor: Dr. Nazanin Munroe


A survey of fashion history, from the end of the 19th century to the present. It offers an overview of the many influences that have affected the development of clothing. Studies the effect of an historical period on the clothing of the time through analysis of its economics, politics, religion and culture. Issues affecting the industry are explored through readings, videos, discussions and links to local industry are made through field trips and guest speakers.

Garment Styles Womenswear: Click here to view

Garment Styles Menswear: Click here to view

Corset & Bustle Assignment: Click here to view

Victor & Rolf Designer Final Presentation: Click here to view