An exhibition of fashion designs by Oscar de la Renta, organized in close collaboration with the House of Oscar de la Renta and the designer’s family. The exhibition is curated by André Leon Talley, former American editor-at-large for Vogue and a lifelong friend of de la Renta. It contains fashions made during the span of his career in Spain, Paris, and New York. The Mint hosted the late designer for a fashion show fundraiser organized by the Mint Museum Auxiliary in 2011.
It’s all part of the “ Year of Fashion ,” a three-exhibition series celebrating an art form the Mint has collected for more than 40 years.
This exhibition will be open for a members-only sneak peak on April 29 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., and then open to the public on the same day from 2 - 6 p.m.
Exhibition organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, with the collaboration of Oscar de la Renta, LLC. Presented to the Charlotte community by Wells Fargo Private Bank, with additional support from the Mint Museum Auxiliary, Moore & Van Allen, and Dickens-Mitchener.