From Clothing Manufacturing to Fashion and the Avant-Garde

Saturday, October 22, 2011 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Tour one of the most interesting venues in the City of Chicago - the School of the Art Institute’s Fashion Resource Center. View their fascinating collection of contemporary dress and resource materials along with a lecture by contemporary costume historian and director of the SAIC Fashion Resource Center, Gillion Carrara and fashion writer and archivist, Alex Aubry.

The Fashion Resource Center is located at 36 South Wabash Avenue, room 735, seventh floor, telephone: 312.629 6730. Public parking garages are available nearby and the FRC is an easy walk from the Ogilvie Train Station.