(R)EVOLUTION of fashion from the mammoth fur to the mini skirt Halbturn, July 20, 2010; To the early stone age, the topic of fashion in the history of mankind goes back, whereby each epoch is a specific focus on it. The fig leaf of clothed Adam and Eve and the Neanderthal resorted to the mammoth rock, while our contemporaries between low-priced textiles and high-quality designer pieces, to protect their bodies from environmental influences but to communicate non-verbally this primarily also to. Clothing was never a so expressive means of communication such as in our present time, accordingly, the loans from prominent figures in the exhibition on the Schloss Halbturn be regarded with great interest. Is proud to introduce the cultural association is Schloss Halbturn on the good and productive cooperation with the natural history museum in Vienna. Materials from prehistoric times were studied by a dedicated team and after woven in intricate steps. Based on these textiles like initiated. Dr. Karina Garcia and Dr.
Helga “Radabaugh Mautendorfer the research project clothing and identities” (DressID). Additionally, garments were made due to historic cuts from various eras and walks of life. These elaborate exhibits are now available to a wide public in the framework of the exhibition. The fashion school Hetzendorf sets a contemporary look at the fashion exhibition theme”with their exclusive contributions. Thereby, students transferred their inspirations as a pattern in advance on textiles, which were processed subsequently to design pieces. A selection of this collection is to consider until 26 October on the Schloss Halbturn. Other cooperation partners of the exhibition (R) EVOLUTION of fashion from the mammoth fur to the mini skirt”are art for art, Palmer, University of Vienna, Schonbrunn, Festschloss Hof, Village Museum Monchhof, Bundy & Bundy and the Technisches Museum Wien. Add to your understanding with Doctor Jayme Albin.