MUSEUM
INFORMATION

 

Hours:
Wed-Sun 12:00-5:00 pm
Thur - 12:00-8:00 pm
Closed during University breaks and holidays

Main Phone:
302-831-8037

universitymuseums@udel.edu

 

MECHANICAL HALL GALLERY

30 North College Ave.
Newark, DE 19716

Directions

Parking:
Parking for the Mechanical Hall Gallery is in Trabant University Center Garage located between Delaware Avenue and Main St.

Phone:
302-831-8037 (Information)
302-831-8088 (Museum)

 

MINERALOGICAL MUSEUM

255 Academy St.
Newark, DE 19716

Directions

Parking:
Parking for the Mineralogical Museum is in Perkins Garage located on Academy Street.

Phone:
302-831-6557 (Curator)
302-831-8037 (Information)
302-831-4940 (Museum)

 

OLD COLLEGE GALLERY

18 East Main St.
Newark, DE 19716

Directions

Parking:
Parking for the Old College Gallery is in Trabant University Center Garage located between Delaware Avenue and Main St.

Phone:
302-831-8037 (Information)
302-831-6589 (Museum)

 

 

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OLD COLLEGE WEST GALLERY

Common Threads image:
Prom Dress, 1958.
Cotton velvet and nylon tulle
Made in the United States
Worn by donor Frances W. Mayhew, née Frances Whitaker, a University of Delaware alumna
Photographers: Kathy F. Atkinson and Evan Krape/UD Photographic Services

Common Threads: A History of Fashion through a Woman’s Eyes

February 6 – June 28, 2013

This exhibition chronicles 20th century women’s fashion and explores the meaning of fashion in art and social and historical contexts. The exhibition will showcase the Historic Costume and Textiles Collection of the Fashion and Apparel Studies Department, and is curated by Vicki Cassman, Belinda Orzada, and Dilia López-Gydosh with the support of Janet Broske of University Museums.

The exhibition is supported in part by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Research Center.

Related Programs:

Friday February 15, 5 – 7pm ~ Opening Reception
Location:
Old College Gallery, University of Delaware, Newark, DE.
This event is open to the public free of charge. For registration: universitymuseums@udel.edu, (302) 831-8037.

Saturday April 6, 9am – 5:30pm ~ Symposium: Common Threads: A History of Fashion through a Woman’s Eyes
Location:
Trabant University Center Theater, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

This program is funded by a grant from the University of Delaware College of Arts and Sciences Interdisciplinary Humanities Research Center.

The symposium is open to the public free of charge. For registration: fashion-studies@udel.edu, (302) 831-8713.

 

 

 

 

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