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Parsons School of Design Fashion Critic Direction Audio Recordings ➔ Critic session with Mary Ann Restivo

Digital Audio


Related person/organization

Mary Ann Restivo (speaker)

Date

September 6 1995

Description

In this audio recording, fashion designer Mary Ann Restivo discusses a student project based on the 1954 film, Sabrina. She argues for a "return to elegance," embodied by the original production, starring Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart, not the 1995 re-make. Restivo explains that students should choose scenes from the film to inspire their designs. She also discusses how Hollywood influences fashion designers and visa versa. Restivo distributes images illustrating elegance. In the fashion show program, this project is titled, "Sabrina."

Language

English

Identifier

PC070201_Direction_1995_Restiv

Citation

Critic session with Mary Ann Restivo. September 6 1995. Parsons School of Design Fashion Critic Direction Audio Recordings. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 15 Nov 2019.

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