Grand Vie Fall 2018 - West

Kimbell Art Museum Balenciaga in Black October 7, 2018 to January 6, 2019 Cristóbal Balenciaga’s clients were among the most-influential trendsetters. The exhibition features more than 100 carefully selected costumes and accessories, all made by hand in the haute-couture ateliers of this fashion genius, that share one major feature: they are all black. | Amon Carter Museum of American Art From Remington to O’Keeffe: The Carter’s Greatest Hits October 6, 2018 to May 26, 2019 Since its opening in January 1961, the Amon Carter Museum has acquired one of the world’s-finest collections of American paintings, photographs, sculpture and works on paper. Key selections from the galleries are featured in an exciting presentation that reveals the singularity of the Amon Carter collection. | Bass Performance Hall The Book of Mormon January 22 to January 27, 2019 As part of its Broadway at the Bass Series, Performing Arts Fort Worth presents nine-time Tony Award-winning best musical, The Book of Mormon . This musical comedy follows two missionaries as they attempt to preach Mormonism to inhabitants of a remote Ugandan village. | Modern Art Museum Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera October 14, 2018 to January 27, 2019 The Modern presents a major survey of works by American artist Laurie Simmons, whose career-long exploration of archetypal gender roles — especially women in domestic settings — is the primary subject of this exhibition and is a topic as poignant today as it was in the late 1970s. | FORT WORTH Previous page: Cristóbal Balenciaga, Cocktail dress, 1967, Cigaline (synthetic fabric). Embroidery of plastic paillettes and glass beads, Palais Galliera, Fashion Museum of the City of Paris, Paris Musées, Photo © Pierre Even From Left to Right: Cristóbal Balenciaga, Dress, 1960, Machine-made silk lace flounces mounted on silk tulle. Bodice in machine-made lace layered over organza. Skirt lined in silk pongee. Hem accentuated by a crin mesh ribbon. Tulle petticoat, Palais Galliera, Fashion Museum of the City of Paris, Paris Musées, gift of Cristóbal Balenciaga, Photo © Julien Vidal/Galliera/Roger-Viollet; Severin Roesen (1815 or 1816-after 1872), Still Life of Flowers and Fruit with a River Landscape in the Distance, 1867, Oil on canvas, Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas; Martina McBride’s Joy of Christmas at Dallas’ historic Majestic Theatre; The Book of Mormon Company – The Book of Mormon, © Julieta Cervantes; Ian Davenport, Giardini Colourfall, Swatch Pavilion, 57th Venice Biennale, 2017. 380 x 1400 cm., Acrylic on aluminum mounted onto aluminum panels, Courtesy of the Artist and Waddington Custot Galleries, Photography: Todd White 52