Photos: Designer Stephanie Ohnmacht's fashion ode to Clyfford Still takes cues from the masters
Elsa Schiaparelli and her Dali-designed shoe hat.
From Yves Saint Laurent's couture homages to Mondrian, Matisse and Braque to Yayoi Kusama's dotty collection and shop environments for Louis Vuitton, high fashion and fine art have long been entangled. It's a mutual admiration club you can wear on your body -- if you can afford it -- that raises the concept of wearable art to a haute level.
Denver designer Stephanie Ohnmacht followed in that time-honored trend's footsteps to design her Clyfford Still-inspired spring collection; tomorrow night, she'll show off the pieces during Still in Fashion, a fashion show and party from 6 to 9 p.m. among the artworks at the Still Museum.
How does Ohnmacht's collection compare? You'll have to go to find out. Following is a look at the chi-chi competition.
Yves Saint Laurent/Piet Mondrian
Tommy Hilfiger/Keith Haring
Levi's Jeans/Damien Hirst
Comme des Garcons/dance icon Merce Cunningham
Louis Vuitton/Yayoi Kusama
Burgos with: Ransteez, Giothevillan, Chicitychino
TicketsSat., Jan. 28, 8:00pm
Stand Up! the Workshop - Comedy Showcase
TicketsTue., Jan. 31, 7:00pm
TicketsThu., Feb. 2, 7:30pm
These Jokes Are for You (W/ Denver Comedy Champion Nathan Lund)
TicketsThu., Feb. 2, 8:00pm
Future Faces of Funny
TicketsWed., Feb. 8, 7:30pm
Louis Vuitton/Takashi Murakami
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