Open to the Public!

The Henry’s Study Center is open to the public tomorrow, Thursday 2/16 from 6-7PM. Visitors have the opportunity to see a selection of objects from the Henry’s permanent collection including dresses and photographs from the 1930-70s.

Christian Dior. Woman's dress. c. 1947-1948. Silk organdy with cotton embroidery. Plain weave; Embroidered, machine; Net, machine. Henry Art Gallery, Mrs. Theodore Plestcheeff Collection, 87.4-52.

Objects on display in the Study Center correspond with ideas being presented by UW professor Jessica Burstein in the SAL U class, Eternity in a Ruffle: Fashion in Art, Art in Fashion.

This class, which takes place in the Henry’s auditorium every other Thursday 7-8:30PM, only has 3 session left, 2/16, 3/1, and 3/15. Sign up now through the Seattle Arts and Lectures website or if you have a student the class is free!

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