Metropolitan Museum to Designate Renovated Costume Institute the Anna Wintour Costume Center

Metropolitan Museum to Designate Renovated
Costume Institute the Anna Wintour Costume Center

(New York, January 14, 2014)

“Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today that the Museum will designate the space occupied by The Costume Institute as the Anna Wintour Costume Center. The complex has been completely redesigned and renovated and will reopen on May 8 with the inaugural exhibition Charles James: Beyond Fashion. The Anna Wintour Costume Center will house the Department’s exhibition galleries, library, conservation laboratory, research areas, and offices. The curatorial department itself will continue to be called The Costume Institute.”  (See website for entire article.)

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