Study Day: Archives as Inspiration: Gretchen Fenston and Rodney Keenan

Date

Friday, November 11, 2011

Time

10:00 am – 4:30 pm

Place

BGC, 38 West 86th Street

COST

$90.00 Adult
$75.00 Students and Seniors

212.501.3011, programs@bgc.bard.edu

Description

This study day explores how vintage images of hats (in Vogue and other publications) have influenced archivist and milliner Gretchen Fenston, who will discuss a variety of her hats-in-progress. After lunch at the BGC, milliner Rodney Keenan will discuss his work and demonstrate the process of blocking hats.

Gretchen Fenston is a milliner and registrar of the Conde Nast archives.
Rodney Keenan is a milliner specializing in men's hats; his clients include Alicia Keys, Brad Pitt, and Samuel L. Jackson.


Event, Study Day