October 5-15.

Women of Pest wearing coolie hats

guided tour and workshop

Venue
Ferenc Hopp Museum of Asiatic Arts
Address
1062 Andrássy Rd. 103.
Open
22 September 2017 – 8 April 2018, Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00 (entrance until 17:15)
Guided tour and workshop
7 October, 15:00
Participants
max. 30 guests
Registration
hopprogram@hoppmuseum.hu
Links
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How did yacht pyjamas make it into the wardrobe of the women of Pest? What was the favourite outfit of Flóra Dessewffy, a revue dancer who also had shows in Shanghai? How was Van Cleef & Arpels inspired by the Chinese coolie hat? Walking tour with the curator of the exhibition entitled Sanghay – Shanghai: Parallel Diversities Between East and West and dress historian Csilla Kollár. The guided tour will be complemented by a jewellery-making workshop, a must for the lovers of Art Deco.

Guided tour & workshop

How did yacht pyjamas make it into the wardrobe of the women of Pest? What was the favourite ensemble of Flóra Dessewffy, a revue dancer who also had shows in Shanghai? How did the Chinese coolie hat inspire the designer of the award-winning Van Cleef & Arpels jewellery collection?

Walking tour in Sanghay-Shanghai, Parallel Diversities between East and West, to open on 22 September in the Ferenc Hopp Museum of Asiatic Arts, by Dr Györgyi Fajcsák, one of the curators of the exhibition, and by art historian Csilla Kollár. The guided tour will be complemented by a jewellery-making workshop, a must for the lovers of Art Deco.

Participation fee: 1.500 Ft/guest