Vlisco: African Fashion on a Global Stage

by Dilys Blum

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April 30, 2016 – January 22, 2017

Explore how the Dutch company Vlisco became one of the most influential textile brands in West and Central African fashion and a design inspiration around the world. Known for its bold and colorful patterns, Vlisco creates fabrics that marry tradition with luxury. This exhibition highlights the company’s classic and new designs, follows the creation of a textile, and showcases a selection of contemporary fashions by African and European makers as well as Vlisco’s in-house design team.

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Creator:

Dilys Blum

Linked to:

Philadelphia Museum of Art

Year:

2016

Language:

English

Tagged:

Africa, Europe, Industry, Textiles, West Africa