Humberto Leon, Justin Tranter, and Matthew Yokobosky

Left to right: Humberto Leon by Inez and Vinoodh; Justin Tranter, courtesy of the speaker; Matthew Yokobosky by Jonathan Dorado/Brooklyn Museum

Words and Ideas

Fashion Forward

Humberto Leon and Justin Tranter in Conversation

Thursday, May 9, 7:30 pm

About the Program

Join fashion designer Humberto Leon (Opening Ceremony, Kenzo, and creative adviser to the exhibition) in conversation with composer and GLAAD activist Justin Tranter as they discuss the influence of Rudi Gernreich and explore how fashion can address themes of personal freedom, inclusion, and diversity.

Moderated by Matthew Yokobosky, Senior Curator of Fashion and Material Culture at the Brooklyn Museum.

Arrive early to view the exhibition and more! Fearless Fashion: Rudi Gernreich will be open to ticketholders from 6:00 to 7:30 pm. Cocktails and light fare will also be available for purchase.