Gallery Views of Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology
The Costume Institute's Spring 2016 exhibition, presented in the museum's Robert Lehman Wing, explores how fashion designers are reconciling the handmade and the machine-made in the creation of haute couture and avant-garde ready-to-wear. This film, narrated by exhibition curator Andrew Bolton, reveals the installation and organisation of the exceptional presentation. This video was produced by the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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