Koret Auditorium

Lecture: "Vionnet: The Art of the Cut"

November 13, 2010 - 10:00am12:00pm

The Textile Arts Council presents Vionnet: The Art of the Cut, a lecture with Sandra Ericson. In 1930s Paris, Madeleine Vionnet revolutionized haute couture by using the natural fluidity and elasticity of textiles on the bias. Every couturier since then has made use of her pioneer work, and she is among the most revered names in the fashion pantheon. Sandra Ericson has taught draping and fashion design for over 30 years, and specializes in the work of Mme. Vionnet. Ms.

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Gojogo, presented by Jazz at Intersection at the de Young

October 3, 2010 - 2:00pm4:00pm

Jazz at Intersection at the de Young
Koret Auditorium
2:00-4:00 p.m.

For the fifth consecutive year, Intersection for the Arts and the de Young join forces in a unique collaboration to present five concerts featuring some of the most exciting Bay Area jazz musicians exploring the boundaries between jazz, classical, and world music.

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SOLD OUT: Lecture by Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent

November 1, 2010 - 6:00pm7:00pm

Note: this lecture is sold out!

Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent will lecture on her book The Serpent and the Moon.

Set against the stunning backdrop of Renaissance France and peopled by the titans of European history, The Serpent and the Moon is a true story of love, war, intrigue, betrayal, and persecution. At its heart is one of the world’s great love stories: the lifelong devotion of King Henri II of France to Diane de Poitiers, a beautiful aristocrat who was 18 years older than her lover.

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