The Sick Pups New Jersey New York Costumers Guild - The Sick Pups

Conventions and Events * Performances Nerds Might Enjoy * Local Exhibits * Beyond Exhibits * Craft/Quilt Shows

Upcoming Conventions and Events in the Pup Zone

For more see: ICG Mega Convention List

2016

November

Metatopia 2016 (game design & pub)
To be held November 3-6, 2016
Morristown, NJ

Salute to "Supernatural" (Creation Convention)
To be held November 4-6, 2016
Whippany, NJ

FaerieCon East 2016
To be held November 4-6, 2016
Baltimore Marriott Hunt Valley Inn, Hunt Valley, MD

CONjuration Con (all kinds of Magic themed books, movies and TV show fandoms)
To be held November 4-6, 2016
Atlanta, GA

Nekocon 19 (anime)
To be held November 4-6, 2016
Hampton Roads, VA

Pulp AdventureCon (one day, pulp fiction, vintage paperbacks, movie collectibles)
To be held November 5, 2016
Bordentown, NJ

Philadelphia Comic Con (one day, comics)
To be held November 6, 2016
Essington, PA

Nerdacon (anime, gaming, LARP, Costuming)
To be held November 11-12, 2016
Columbus, GA

Northeast Trek Con (Star Trek)
To be held November 11-13, 2016
Albany, NY

Animaine (anime)
To be held November 11-13, 2016
South Portland, ME

Long Island's Doctor Who Convention (Dr. Who)
To be held November 11-13, 2016
Ronkonkoma, Long Island, NY

Rhode Island Comic Con (media, comics, anime, gaming, costuming, cosplay)
To be held November 11-13, 2016
Providence, RI

SFContario 7
To be held November 18-19, 2016
Toronto, ON, Canada

Philcon 2016
To be held November 18-20, 2016
Crown Plaza Hotel, Cherry Hill, NJ
This is a Pups' Home Town Convention!!!

AtomaCon (media arts: makup/props/costuming/film/etc, science, literature, gaming, media)
To be held November 18-20, 2016
North Charleston, SC

Derpy 2016 (anime, gaming, cosplay)
To be held November 18-20, 2016
Morristown, NJ

ChessieCon 2016 (by TSFS of DarkoverCon)
To be held November 25-27, 2016
Timonium, MD

Doctor Who Festival (Doctor Who) Doctor Who (Official Events!)
To be held November ??, 2016
ExCel London, UK

Doctor Who Festival (Doctor Who) Doctor Who (Official Events!)
To be held November ??, 2016
Sidney, Australia

December

Wintercon: New York Comic & Sci-Fi Expo (one-day, comics, media, costuming, cosplay, gaming)
(New York ComicBook Marketplace)
(Facebook)
To be held December 3-4, 2016
Jamaica, NY

Smofcon 34 (convention running)
To be held December 4-6, 2016
Chicago, IL

Steel City Con 2016 (media, toys, comics)
To be held December 9-11, 2016
Monroeville, PA

Inbeon CON: Winter Edition (art, artists, illustration, comic art)
To be held December ??, 2016
Islandia, NY

NJ Comic Book Show - Wayne (Comics)
To be held December ??, 2016
Wayne, NJ

2017

January

GAFilk 2017 (filk)
To be held January 6-8, 2017
Atlanta, GA

KotoriCon (anime)
To be held January 6-7, 2017
Sewell, NJ

Arisia 2017
To be held January 13-16, 2017
Westin Boston Waterfront, Boston MA

MarsCon 2017 (Virginia)
To be held January 13-15, 2017
Williamsburg, VA

G-Anime (anime)
To be held January 20-22, 2017
Palais de Congres, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada

Setsucon (anime)
To be held January 21-22, 2017
Toftrees Golf Resort & Conference Center, State College, PA

Ponycon NJ (My Little Pony)
To be held January 27-29, 2017
Ocean Place Resort and Spa, Long Branch, NJ

February

Glimmerdark (Adultish +16yrs, rogue reverse-faeries, gaming)
To be held February 3-5, 2017
Princeton, NJ

Dreamation 2017 (Gaming, LARP)
To be held February 16-19, 2017
Morristown, NJ

Boskone 54 (literary, gaming, art, filk)
To be held February 17-19, 2017
Boston, MA

Katsucon 2017 (anime, cosplay)
To be held February 17-19, 2017
National Harbor, MD

Farpoint
To be held February 17-19, 2017
Timonium, MD

Total Confusion 31 (gaming, minitures, costuming welcomed)
To be held February 23-26, 2017
Marlborough, MA

AnachroCon 2017 (steampunk)
To be held February 24-26, 2017
Atlanta, GA

NJ Comic Book Show - Hasbrouck Heights (Comics)
To be held February ??, 2017
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

Pulp AdventureCon (one day, pulp fiction, vintage paperbacks, movie collectibles)
To be held February ??, 2017
Fort Lauderdale, FL

March

JoeLanta (G.I. Joe, Toys, costume contest, media and wrestling guests, diorama/figure contests)
To be held March (10)11-12, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Big Apple Con (comics, media)
To be held March 11-12, 2017
NYC, NY

HELIOsphere
To be held March 10-12, 2017
Tarrytown, NY

I-Con 32 (I-Con news)
To be held March 17-19, 2017
Community College, Grant Campus in Brentwood, NY

(Re)Generation Who (Doctor Who)
To be held March 24-26, 2017
Baltimore, MD

Albacon 2017
To be held March 31-April 2, 2017
Albany, NY

Anime Boston 2017 (anime)
To be held March 31-April 2, 2017
Boston, MA

Genericon XXX Facebook
To be held March ??, 2017
Troy, NY

Cardboard*Con 8 2017 (one-day cardboard costuming)
To be held March ??, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Eyecon - Vampire Diaries (media, autographs, games, Halloween party)
To be held March ??, 2017
Wilmington, NC

Monster-Mania Con 36 (horror, media)
To be held March ??, 2017
Cherry Hill, NJ

???Animaia 2017 (anime, cosplay)
To be held March ??, 2017
Manalapan, NJ

A-Lot-A-Con (anime, cosplay, gaming)
To be held March ??, 2017
Oneonta, NY

CANCELLED 2015: Conference on Middle Earth 2017 (Literary, Tolkien and his writings)
To be held March ??, 2017
Albany, NY

??MangaNEXT (manga)
To be held March ??, 2017
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April

Ocean City Comic Con & Memorabilia (comics, artists, 1 mile hero run)
To be held April 1-2, 2017
Ocean City Free Public Library, Ocean City, NJ

MoCCAfest (anime, manga) ( Society of Illustrators)
To be held April 1-2, 2017
NYC, NY

Lunacon 2017
To be held April 7-9, 2017
Westchester Marriott Hotel Tarrytown, NY
This is a Pups' Home Town Convention!!!

221B Con (Sherlock Holmes)
To be held April 7-9, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Star Wars Celebration 2017
To be held April 13-16, 2017
Orlando, FL

Costume-Con 35
"Heros and Villians"
To be held April 20-24, 2017
Hilton Mississauga Meadowvale
Mississaugga, Ontario, Canada
Great costume convention!

JordanCon (Robert Jordon)
??DeepSouthCon 54 (literary)
To be held April 21-23, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Tora-Con (anime, cosplay)
To be held April 22-23, 2017
Rochester, NY

L.I. Geek (media, TV, movies, cosplay, costume, gaming)
To be held April 22-23, 2017
Holtsville, NY

RavenCon 2017
To be held April 28 - 30, 2017
Williamsberg, VA

Treklanta (Star Trek, Star Wars, Battlestar Galactica, Firefly, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century and Babylon 5)
To be held April 28 - 30, 2017
Tucker, GA

Zenkaikon 2017
To be held April 28 - 30, 2017
Lancaster County Convention Center
Lancaster, PA

East Coast Comicon
To be held 29 - 30, 2017
Meadowlands, NJ

Castle Point Anime Convention (anime)
To be held April 29-30, 2017
Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken NJ

Boston Super Megafest (media, comics, music)
To be held April ??, 2017
Marlborough, MA

Jaycon 7 (anime, cosplay)
To be held April ??, 2017
Elizabethtown, PA

NJ Comic Book Show - Clifton (Comics)
To be held April ??, 2017
Clifton, NJ

Steel City Con 2017 (media, toys, comics)
To be held April ??, 2017
Pittsburgh, PA

Chiller Theater (media)
To be held April ??, 2017
Hilton Parsippany, Parsippany, NJ

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con (media, comics, cosplay, gaming)
To be held April ??, 2017
The Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, PA

ChaseCon Expo (media, cosplay, gaming)
To be held April ??, 2017
Saratoga, NY

Boston Japanese Festival (one-day, Japanese Culture)
To be held April ??, 2017
Boston, MA

NJ Comic Book Show - Wayne (Comics)
To be held April ??, 2017
Wayne, NJ

Ad Astra 2017
To be held April ??, 2017
Toronto, ON

Eastern Shore Fan Con (one day, anime, comics, cosplay, video games) Facebook
To be held April ??, 2017
Princess Anne, MD

CANCELLED 2016: Quinni-Con (anime)
To be held April ??, 2017
Quinnipiac University, Hamden, CT

Shikacon (Anime)
To be held April ??, 2017
Bristol, VA

Steampunk Boonton 2016 (Steampunk art show festival)
To be held April ??, 2017
Boonton, NJ

Undiscovered Con (comics, media, cosplay, anime)
To be held April ??, 2017
White Plains, NY

??Tanoshiicon 2016 (manga, anime, tea party)
To be held April ??, 2017
West Chester, PA

NYC 19th Century Extravaganza
Facebook for other events
To be held April ??, 2017
NYC, NY

May

Steampunk World's Fair
(Steampunk Empire - a site to find other events everywhere and people!)
To be held May 5-7, 2017
Radisson of Piscataway, Piscataway, NJ

Timegate (Dr. Who and Stargate etc)
To be held May 5-7, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Watch City Festival
To be held May 13, 2017
Waltham, MA

MISTI-Con (Harry Potter)
To be held May 18-22, 2017
The Margate on Winnipesaukee
76 Lake Street in Laconia, NH 03246

Flower City Comic Con (comics, media, anime, cosplay, gaming)
To be held May 20-21, 2017
Rochester, NY

Anime North
To be held May 26-28, 2017
Toronto, Canada
Anime North is an ICG International Convention!

National Haunters Convention 2017
To be held May ??, 2017
Greater Philadephia Expo Center at Oaks
Oaks, PA

ShinkouCon (anime, cosplay) (Facebook)
To be held May ??, 2017
Secaucus, NJ

MinCon (one day, anime, cosplay, comics, science fiction, fantasty, gaming)
To be held May ??, 2017
Mineola, NY

NJ Comic Book Show - Clifton (Comics)
To be held May ??, 2017
Clifton, NJ

AC*BC - Atlantic City Boardwalk Con (comics, media, cosplay, Miss Cosplay contest, workshops, Geek things)
(Facebook)
To be held May ??, 2017
Atlantic City, NJ

Clovercon (one day, anime)
To be held May ??, 2017
Bridgewater, NJ

Balticon 51
To be held May ??, 2017
Renaissance Inner Harbor
Baltimore, MD

New Jersey Renaissance Fair
To be held May ??, 2017
Bordentown, NJ

June

Wizard World: Philadelphia Comic Con (media, comics, anime, gaming)
To be held June 1-4, 2017
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Bookcon (literary, authors, all kinds of genres)
To be held June 3-4, 2017
NYC, NY

AnimeNext (anime)
To be held June 9-11, 2017
Atlantic City Convention Center, Atlantic City, NJ

Sci-Fi in the Valley Con
To be held June 9-11, 2017
Altoona, PA

Awesome Con (media, comics, anime, gaming)
To be held June 16-18, 2017
Washington DC

Anime Mid-Atlantic 17 (anime)
To be held June 16-18, 2017
Chesapeake, VA

Anime Tosho-con (anime)
To be held June 17, 2017
East Orange, NJ

PortConMaine 2017
To be held June 22-25, 2017
South Portland, ME

NEFilk 27: Contata 8 (filk, music)
To be held June 23-25, 2017
Morristown, NJ

LaffCon2 ( R.A. Lafferty)
To be held June ??, 2017
Mercer County Library, 2751 Brunswick Pike, Lawrenceville, NJ

Albany Comic-Con (comics, costume contest)
To be held June ??, 2017
Albany, NY

World Science Festival (science)
To be held June ??, 2017
New York City, NY

Steampunk in the Catskills (steampunk event)
To be held June ??, 2017
Blackthorne Resort
East Durham, NY

Eternal Con (Comics, anime, Collectibles, Gaming, Sci-Fi, Cosplay, Horror, pop culture)
To be held June ??, 2017
Long Island, Garden City, NY

Maryland Faerie Festival (Faerie)
To be held June ??, 2017
Camp Ramblewood Darlington, MD

Special Edition, NYC (comics)
To be held June ??, 2017
Pier 94, NYC, NY

Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire (renfair) (Facebook)
To be held on June ??, 2017
Warsaw Park, Ansonia, CT

Museum Mile Festival
To be held June ??, 2017 from 6pm - 9pm
Nine major museums along Fifth Avenue from 82nd Street to 105th Street
(basically, from the Met to El Museo del Barrio) are open late with free
admission. Fifth Avenue is closed to traffic; there are street performers,
artists, food vendors, etc. Fifth Avenue from 82nd Street to 105th Street, NYC NY

July

Dexcon 20 (gaming)
To be held July 5 - 9, 2017
Morristown, NJ

Official "The Vampire Diaries" Con (Creation Con)
To be held July 7-9, 2017
Parsippany, NJ

Shore Leave
To be held July 7-9, 2017
Marriott's Hunt Valley Inn, Baltimore, MD

Garden State Comic Fest (comics, artists, toys, cosplay)
To be held July 8-9, 2017
Morristown, NJ

Readercon 28 (literary, music)
To be held July 13-16, 2017
Quincy, MA

Heroes & Villains (media, comics)
To be held July ??, 2017
Secaucus, NJ

ConnectiCon (anime)
To be held July ??, 2017
Hartford, CT

G-Anime (anime)
To be held July ??, 2017
Palais de Congres, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada

NJ Comic Book Show - Hasbrouck Heights (Comics)
To be held July ??, 2017
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ

Costume College (Facebook)
To be held July ??, 2017
Woodland Hills, CA

Tatsu-Con 2016 (anime, gaming, steampunk theme)
To be held July ??, 2017
Buffalo, NY

Pennsic War 46 (SCA Event)
To be held July ??, 2017
Cooper's Lake Slippery Rock, PA

RhodyCon (anime, cosplay, video games)
To be held July ??, 2017
Cranston, RI

Philadelphia Comic Con (one day, comics)
To be held July ??, 2017
Essington, PA

2nd Annual NYC Steampunk Weekend (various events check website for locations)
To be held July ??, 2017
NYC and Brooklyn, NY

August

Haunted Faire (haunt panels, makeup, sound effects, live performers)
To be held August 4-5, 2017
Hauppaugh, NY

Confluence 2017 (PARSEC organizers)
To be held August 4-6, 2017
Pittsburgh, PA

Boston Comic Con (Media, comics, Anime)
To be held August 4-6, 2017
Boston, MA

Upcoming Worldcon Info
"Worldcon 75" The 77rd World Science Fiction Convention
To be held August 9-13, 2017
Messukesjus, Helsinki, Finland

BronyCon (My Little Pony)
To be held August 11-13, 2017
Baltimore, MD

Terrific Comic Con (comics, anime and SF Collectibles)
To be held August 18-20, 2017
Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT

Flame Con 2017 (adults, comics, art, entertainment, media, cosplay, costuming, gaming, LGBTQ)
To be held August 19-20, 2017
Brooklyn, NY

Otakuthon (anime)
To be held August ??, 2017
Montreal, QB, Canada

New York Renaissance Faire
To be held Saturdays, Sundays & Labor Day August ??, 2017
Tuxedo Park, NY

Otacon 2017 (anime)
To be held August ??, 2017
Baltimore, MD

Monster-Mania Con 34 (horror, media)
To be held August ??, 2017
Cherry Hill, NJ

Star Fleet International Conference 2017 (Star Trek)
To be held August ??, 2017
Louisville, KY

Long Island Retro Gaming (gaming)
To be held August ??, 2017
Hauppauge NY

Animaine (anime)
To be held August ??, 2017
Bangor, ME

Liberty City Anime Con (anime)
To be held August ??, 2017
NYC, NY

Newark Comic Con (comics, cosplay, Zombie Walk, gaming)
To be held August ??, 2017
Newark, NJ

TempleCon 2017 (steampunk, gaming, more)
To be held August ??, 2017
Warwick, RI

CampAnime (anime, camp activities)
To be held August ??, 2017
Woodstock Valley, CT

Fan World (media, anime, gaming, sci-fi, fantasy, costuming)
To be held August ??, 2017
Niagra Falls, Both sides: United States and Canada over the Rainbow Bridge

International Discworld Convention (Discworld)
To be held August ??, 2017
Warwick, UK

Inbeon Con: Summer Edition (art, artists, illustration, comic art)
To be held August ??, 2017
Rockville Centre, NY

Vermont Comic Con (comics, artists, cosplay)
To be held August ??, 2017
Burlington, VT

Eyecon - Vampire Diaries (media, autographs, games, Halloween party)
To be held August ??, 2017
Wilmington, NC

The Knight Train Renaissance Fair
To be held August ??, 2017
St, Phillipsburg, NJ

In-CON-Ceivable 2017 (comics, gaming, media, costuming, comedy)
To be held August ??, 2017
Northampton, MA

September

DragonCon (multi-Genre, costuming)
To be held September 1 - 4, 2017
Atlanta, GA
Tons of Costuming!

Star Trek: Mission New York (Star Trek 50th Annaversity)
To be held September ??, 2017
New York City, NY

RocCon! 2016 (Star Trek guests, media, Sci-Fi, comics, anime)
To be held September ??, 2017
Rochester, NY

Wizard World: Richmond Comic Con (comics, media)
To be held September ??, 2017
Richmond, VA

Intervention (digital media, comics, blogs, video/podcasts makers, gaming)
To be held September ??, 2017
Rockville, MD

Lakewood Renaissance Fair
To be held September ??, 2017
West Orange, NJ

J1-Con (anime, music)
To be held September ??, 2017
Philadelphia, PA

2017 Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park
To be held Sunday September ??, 2017 from 11:30 am to 6 pm.
Ft. Tyron Park NYC, NY
One day, $2 voluntary donation and the Cloister Museum is located there too!

Official Once Upon a Time (Creation Con)
To be held October 2022, 2017
Whippany, NJ

World Fantasy Con 2017 (literary)
To be held November 2-5, 2017
San Antonio, TX

North American Discworld Convention 2016
Facebook Page
To be held ?? ??, 2017
??, ??

September

Hartford Comic Con (comics, media, cosplay, anime)
To be held September 24-25, 2016
Hartford, CT 08854

Monster-Mania Con 35 (horror, media)
To be held September 30 - October 2, 2016
Hunt Valley, MD

EerieCon 18
To be held September 30 - October 2, 2016
Niagara Falls, NY

ENDED??: Aurelio Voltaire’s Necrocomicon (horror, macabre art, music)
To be held September ??, 2016
Piscataway NJ 08854

October

Walker Stalker Con (Walking Dead, zombis)
To be held October 1-2, 2016
Philadelphia, PA

New York City Comic Con
To be held October 6-9, 2016
Jacob K. Javits Center, 655 West 34th Street, NYC

Capclave 2016
To be held October 7-9, 2016
Gaithersburg, MD

A Night of the Macabre (performances)
To be held October 14&15, October 20, October 21 2016,
Check for locations around Bordentown, NJ

RuffleCon (Alternative Fashions, classes, cosplay)
To be held October 14-16, 2016
New Haven, CT

Steampunk unLimited (steampunk train ride, food, music)
To be held October 14-16, 2016
Strasburg Railway
Strasburg, PA

Another Anime Convention (anime)
To be held October 14-16, 2016
Manchester, NH

HallowRead (literary, horror, paranormal/urban Fantasy, steampunk)
To be held October 21-23, 2016
Havre de Grace, MD

Boston Super Megafest (media, comics, music)
To be held October 21-23, 2016
Framingham, MA

Anime USA (anime)
To be held October 21-23, 2016
Washington, DC

ChaseCon Expo (media, cosplay, gaming)
To be held October 22-23, 2016
Saratoga, NY

World Fantasy Con 2016 (literary)
To be held October 27-30, 2016
Columbus, OH

Chillertheater (media)
To be held October 28-30, 2016
Hilton Parsippany, Parsippany, NJ

Walker Stalker Con (Walking Dead, zombis)
To be held October 28-30, 2016
Atlanta, GA

CANCELLED: Big Apple Con - Cakewalk Cosplay Con (cosplay)
To be held October 29, 2017
NYC, NY

Eyecon - Vampire Diaries (media, autographs, games, Halloween party)
To be held October ??, 2016
Atlanta, GA

CANCELLED 2015: International Steampunk City
To be held October ??, 2016
Speedwell Village
Morristown, NJ

???NYC Collectible Paperback and Pulp Fiction Expo (books, pulp mags)
To be held October ??, 2016
NYC, NY

2018

Costume-Con 36 (costuming, cosplay)
"Ports of Call"
To be held May 11-14, 2018
DoubleTree Hotel in Mission Valley
San Diego, CA
Great costume convention!

Blast from the past: 2015

Costume-Con 33
"Buccaneers Belles & Bootleggers"
Check for Post Con information/Pictures
Charleston, SC

Performances Nerds Might Enjoy

Cirque du Soleil in New York

"KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities"
Randall's Island Park
New York City, NY
"Step into the curio cabinet of an ambitious inventor who defies the laws of time,
space and dimension in order to reinvent everything around him. Suddenly, the visible
becomes invisible, perspectives are transformed, and the world is literally turned upside down.
(Steampunk Theme)"
To be held September 29 - October 30, 2016

"TORUK - The First Flight"
Randall's Island Park
New York City, NY

"Inspired by James Cameron’s Avatar, Cirque du Soleil transports you to the world of Pandora
in a visually stunning live setting. Experience a storytelling odyssey through a new
world of imagination, discovery and possibility."

Legacy Arena
Birmingham, Al
To be held August 19 - 21, 2016

Barclays Center
Brooklyn, NY
To be held September 7 - 11, 2016

Prudential Center
Newark, NJ
To be held September 15 - 18, 2016

Wells Fargo Center
Philadelphia, PA
To be held March 8 - 12, 2016

Local Exhibits

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
West side of Manhattan
Pier 86, 12th Ave. & 46th Street
New York City, NY

"Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience"
"Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Star Trek at the Intrepid Museum— the first venue in the United States
to host this immersive “Trek Tech” experience, spanning 12,000 square feet on Pier 86. Become a cadet at the
Starfleet Academy, and embark on an interactive journey with Leap Motion, projection mapping, holograms and
other Star Trek technologies."
To be held July 9 - October 31, 2016

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Winterthur-Museum, Garden & Library
Museum
5105 Kennett Pike (Route 52)
Winterthur, DE 19735

"Made in the Americas: The New World Discovers Asia"
"examines the profound influence of Asia on the arts of the colonial Americas. Featuring some of the
most extraordinary objects produced in the Americas, this scholarly exhibition is the first,
Pan-American study to explore how craftsmen across North, Central, and South America adapted Asian
styles in a range of media—from furniture to silverwork, textiles, ceramics, and painting."
To be held March 26, 2016 – January 8, 2017

"Embroidery: The Language of Art"
"Once defined as a great skill, the word later became associated with beauty and personal
expression. View exquisite works that explore the connection between art and embroidery
over four centuries."
To be held May 7, 2016 – January 8, 2017

"Striking Beauties: American Shelf Clocks and Timepieces"
"This exhibition features 16 examples of American bracket, shelf and table clocks designed for use
in the home and made between 1775 and 1850."
To be held July 2, 2016 – June 2017

Past Exhibits:
Online Museum
"Costumes of Downton Abbey"
"The Diligent Needle: Instrument of Profit, Pleasure, and Ornament"

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Connecticut Historical Society
1 Elizabeth St
Hartford CT 06105

"Girl Scouts of Connecticut"
An exhibit about the history of the organization as they celebrate the Gold Award Centennial.
For more than 100 years, the Girl Scouts have built girls of courage, confidence, and character
who make the world a better place.
To be held Jun 21, 2016 - Aug 6, 2016

"Growing Up in Connecticut"
Exhibit that explores four generations of childhood (born between 1930s–90s).
To be held May 24, 2016 - Oct 15, 2016

"The Sole of Connecticut: A History of the State’s Shoe Collection"
This hallway display will string together an array of footwear that have covered the feet of nutmeg inhabitants,
telling their stories using shoes as a focal point of the journey.
To be held March 8 - April 30, 2016

Past Exhibits:
"From High Collars to Bee’s Knees: The Downton Abbey Era In Connecticut"
"Beatrice Fox Auerbach: The Woman, Her World & Her Wardrobe"
"Connecticut: 50 Objects/50 Stories"
"Mas: Costumes from Hartford’s West Indian Community"
"Inspired by the Past: Works by Robert Charles Hudson"

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African American Museum in Philadelphia
701 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA

Past Exhibits:
"Africans in India: From Slaves to Generals and Rulers"
"Soulful Stitching"
"Legendary: Inside the House Ballroom Scene"
An article about "Come See About Me: The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection"
Some pictures from :"Come See About Me: The Mary Wilson Supremes Collection"

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Montclair Museum of Art
3 South Mountain Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

"Undaunted Spirit: Native American Art"
the final phase in MAM’s major reinstallation of the Rand Gallery of Native American Art.
The new installation’s overarching theme is the stylistic development of Native American art
traditions and the historical contexts in which these changes were made.
To be held April 7, 2016 - December 31, 2016


Ongoing exhibits of Native American historical arts including pots and basketry.
Past Exhibits:
From Heart to Hand: African-American Quilts from the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

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City of New York Museum
1220 Fifth Avenue (at 103rd Street)
New York, NY 10029

"Gilded New York"
Inaugurating the Museum’s Tiffany & Co. Foundation Gallery, Gilded New York explores the
city’s visual culture at the end of the 19th century, when its elite class flaunted their
money as never before.  The exhibition presents a lavish display of some 100 works, including costumes, jewelry,
portraits, and decorative objects, all created between the mid-1870s and the early 20th century.
To be held November 13 - Ongoing

Past Exhibits:
"Norman Bel Geddes: I Have Seen the Future"
"Stephen Burrows: When Fashion Danced"

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Bard Graduate Center Gallery
18 West 86th Street
Between Central Park West and Columbus Ave.
New York City, NY

"Frontier Shores: Collection, Entanglement, and the Manufacture of Identity in Oceania"
Examines artifacts as the contested space of cross-cultural contact between European collectors and the native peoples of the region.
To be held April 22 – September 18, 2016

Past Exhibits:
"Swedish Wooden Toys"
"Fashioning the Body: An Intimate History of the Silhouette"
"The Interface Experience: Forty Years of Personal Computing"
Waterweavers: The River in Contemporary Colombian Visual and Material Culture
Carrying Coca: 1,500 Years of Andean Chuspas
An American Style: Global Sources for New York Textile and Fashion Design, 1915–1928
William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain
Confluences: An American Expedition to Northern Burma, 1935
Circus and the City: New York, 1793-2010
Hats: An Anthology by Stephen Jones

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Fashion Institute of Technology
The Museum
Seventh Avenue at 27 Street, NYC, NY
Calender of events and speakers

"Uniformity"
Uniforms are the antithesis of high fashion. Where uniform design focuses on notions of
functionality, control, and tradition, fashion promotes constant change, creativity, and
subversion. Yet fashion has often drawn inspiration from uniforms of all kinds, taking
functional features and transforming them into decorative elements.
To be held May 20 – November 19, 2016

"Proust's Duchess"
The Museum at FIT is collaborating with the Palais Galliera (Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris) on Proust’s Duchess,
an exhibition focusing on the wardrobe of Élizabeth, Comtesse de Greffulhe, whose beauty and elegance was one of the
main inspirations for Marcel Proust’s fictional character, the Duchesse de Guermantes from his novel
À la recherché du temps perdu (In Search of Lost Time).
To be held September 23 2016 – January 7, 2017

"Black Fashion Designers"
examines the impact of African American and African designers on the fashion industry.
Drawing exclusively from The Museum at FIT’s permanent collection, the exhibition features
approximately 70 fashion objects that illustrate the individual styles of more than 30 designers,
placing them within a wider fashion context.
To be held December 2016 – May 2017

"Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968"
Paris Refashioned, 1957-1968 will examine the significant role that Paris played during one of the
most fascinating and groundbreaking periods in fashion history.
To be held February – April 2017

"Force of Nature"
examines how the beauty and complexity of the natural world have inspired fashion designers for centuries.
The exhibition places more than 75 objects from MFIT’s permanent collection, dating from the 18th century to
the present, within a context of period philosophies and scientific literature in order to demonstrate the
deep interconnectedness between fashion and nature.
To be held May – November 2017

Visit Their Online Exhibit Galleries:
"Fairy Tale Fashion"
"Denim: Fashion's Frontier"
"Global Fashion Capitals"
All Past Exhibits
Faking It: Originals, Copies, and Counterfeits
Lauren Bacall: The Look
Yves Saint Laurent + Halston: Fashioning the 70s
Exposed: A History of Lingerie
Dance and Fashion
Trend-ology
Elegance in an Age of Crisis: Fashions of the 1930s
Beyond Rebellion: Fashioning the Biker Jacket
A Queer History of Fashion: From the Closet to the Catwalk
RetroSpective
Shoe Obsession
Boots: The Height of Fashion
Fashion & Technology
Ivy Style
Fashion, A-Z: Highlights from the Collection of the Museum at FIT, Part One
Fashion, A-Z: Highlights from the Collection of the Museum at FIT, Part Two
Youthquake! The 1960s Fashion Revolution
IMPACT: 50 Years of the CFDA
Daphne Guinness
"Japan Fashion Now" will be the first exhibition to explore how Japanese fashion
Vivienne Westwood 1980-89
"His and Hers" examples from 250 years of fashion

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Discovery Museum
Discovery Times Square Exposition
226 West 44th Street (between 7th & 8th Ave), NYC, NY

"Body Worlds: Pulse"
To be held June 2013 - ??

"THE VIKINGS EXHIBITION"
To be held ?? - September 5, 2016

"STAR WARS™ and the Power of the Costume Exhibition"
Featuring 70 hand-crafted costumes from the first six blockbuster Star Wars films, this exhibition reveals the
artists’ creative process—and uncovers the connection between character and costume.
To be held November 14, 2015 - September 5, 2016

Past Exhibits:
"The Hunger Games - The Exhibit" "Marvel's AVENGERS S.T.A.T.I.O.N."
The Bricks are Back - Legos
Shipwreck
The Art of the Brick - Legos
Harry Potter Exhibit
Terra Cotta Warriors
CSI Exhibit

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston:
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA

"Gold and the Gods - Jewels of Ancient Nubia"
This dazzling exhibition focuses on the Museum’s world-class collection of jewelry from Ancient Nubia
(located in what is now Sudan). The Nubian adornments housed at the MFA constitute the most comprehensive
collection outside Khartoum.
To be held July 19, 2014 – May 14, 2017

"Kenneth Paul Block Illustrations"
Kenneth Paul Block (1925–2009) is arguably the most important fashion illustrator of the second half
of the 20th century. His versatility and ability to create a graceful gesture or evoke the high energy
of the post–WWII generation make his work stand out among illustrators of his time.
To be held December 12, 2015 – August 14, 2016

and more
Past Exhibits:
"#techstyle"
"Class Distinctions Dutch Painting in the Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer"
"Crafted: Objects in Flux"
"In the Steps of the Master Pupils of Hokusai"
"Hokusai"
"Restoring a Legacy Rothschild Family Treasures"
"Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty"
Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
Selections from the Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Hollywood Glamour - Fashion and Jewelry from the Silver Screen
Quilts and Color: The Pilgrim/Roy Collection
Think Pink
Jewels, Gems, and Treasures Ancient to Modern
John Singer Sargent Watercolors
Hippie Chic
Samurai! Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
Embroideries of Colonial Boston
Beauty as Duty: Textiles and the Home Front in WWII Britain
Scaasi: American Couturier

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC
1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street)
New York, NY 10028

"manus x machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology"
With more than one hundred ensembles, dating from an 1880s Worth gown to a 2015 Chanel suit, manus x machina
will look into the founding of the haute couture in the nineteenth century, and the emergence of a distinction
between the hand and machine at the onset of industrialization and mass production.
May 5– September 5, 2016

"American Quilts and Folk Art"
"This exhibition features eight quilts—all recent additions to the Museum's outstanding quilt collection, only one
of which has been shown at the Museum before. The display also includes a selection of folk painting and furniture from
The American Wing's collection, as well as two important paintings by Edward Hicks (American, 1780–1840), on loan from
the Peter J. Solomon Family Collection."
?– August 7, 2016

"From the Imperial Theater: Chinese Opera Costumes of the 18th and 19th Centuries"
"Drawn entirely from The Met collection, this exhibition examines these luxury textiles from artistic and
technical points of view. It is organized in two rotations. The first focuses on costumes used in dramas
based on historical events; and the second will feature costumes from plays derived from legends and myths."
August 29, 2016 – Febuary 13, 2017

"Power and Piety: Islamic Talismans on the Battlefield"
This exhibition features a selection of more than three dozen historical examples of Islamic arms and armor, which represent
the breadth and depth of The Met's renowned holdings in this area.
?? – January 2, 2017

Cloisters Museum:
...AND MORE

Past Exhibits:
Chinese Textiles
Arms and Armor - Notable Acquisitions 2003–2014
Fashion and Virtue: Textile Patterns and the Print Revolution, 1520–1620
Jacqueline de Ribes: The Art of Style
Treasures and Talismans Rings from the Griffin Collection
Liturgical Textiles of the Post-Byzantine World
Scenes from the Life of St. Martin Franco-Flemish Embroidery from the Met Collection
China: Through the Looking Glass
Elaborate Embroidery Fabrics for Menswear before 1815
Sultans of Deccan India, 1500-1700
The Winchester Bible: A Masterpiece of Medieval Art
Death Becomes Her - A Century of Mourning Attire
Kimono A Modern History
Treasures from India - Jewels from the Al-Thani Collection
Charles James: Beyond Fashion
Unique by Design: Studio Jewelry in the Donna Schneier Collection
Radiant Light - Stained Glass from Canterbury Cathedral
Jewels by JAR
Silla Korea's Golden Kingdom
Furniture by Abraham and David Roentgen on loan from the Kunstgewerbemuseum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin
Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim
Interwoven Globe The Worldwide Textile Trade, 1500–1800
PUNK: Chaos to Couture
Search for the Unicorn
Impressionism, Fashion, and Modernity
Turkmen Jewelry from the Collection of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf
Gems of European Lace, ca. 1600–1920
Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations
Bellini, Titian and Lotto: North Italian Paintings from the Accademia Carrara, Bergamo
Tibetan Arms and Armor from the Permanent Collection
The Renaissance Portrait from Donatello to Bellini
Art in Renaissance Venice 1400-1515
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

And many more Exhibits here and the Cloisters
check out clothing from the previous exhibit:
American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity the modern American woman from 1890 to 1940
Look here to find the Collection Database

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The Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY

Past Exhibits:
"The Rise of Sneaker Culture"
"Killer Heels: The Art of the High-Heeled Shoe"
"Exhibitions: The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk"
Exhibitions: "Workt by Hand": Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts

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The Brooklyn Botanic Gardens
You can enjoy Walking through the park and greenhouses.

Past Exhibits:
"Knit, Purl, Sow"
Knit, Purl, Sow brings together textile and knitting artists in an exhibit

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Philadelphia Museum of Art:
Main building: 26th Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130
Perelman building: Fairmount and Pennsylvania Avenues Philadelphia, PA 19130

"Vlisco: African Fashion on a Global Stage"
Explore how the Dutch company Vlisco became one of the most influential textile brands in West and
Central African fashion and a design inspiration around the world. Known for its bold and colorful patterns,
Vlisco creates fabrics that marry tradition with luxury.
April 30, 2016 - January 22, 2017

"Threads of Tradition"
Threads of Tradition focuses on the time-honored techniques used to create
patterns in Central and West African textiles.
April 30, 2016 - January 2017

Past Exhibits:
"Art of the Zo: Textiles from Myanmar, India, and Bangladesh"
Patrick Kelly: Runway of Love
Gerlan Jeans Loves Patrick Kelly Vitra—Design, Architecture, Communication: A European Project with American Roots
All Dressed Up: Fashions For Children and Their Families
CandyCoated Wonderland
Ronaldus Shamask: Form, Fashion, Reflection
Tailoring Philadelphia: Tradition and Innovation in Menswear
Roberto Capucci: Art into Fashion
The Peacock Male: Exuberance and Extremes in Masculine Dress
Shopping in Paris: French Fashion 1850–1925

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DAR Museum
1776 D St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20006

Past Exhibits:
"Eye on Elegance: Early Quilts of Maryland and Virginia"
Creating the Ideal Home, 1800-1939: Comfort and Convenience in America
Fashioning the New Woman: 1890-1925

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Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20008

"Spectacular! Gems and Jewelry from the Merriweather Post Collection"
Nearly sixty pieces that once belonged to Marjorie Merriweather Post, one of the greatest jewelry collectors of the
twentieth century, will tell the story behind some of the remarkable stones and the jewelry into which they were transformed.
June 10th 2017 to January 1st 2018

Past Exhibits:
"Ingenue to Icon: Seventy Years of Fashion from the Collection of Marjorie Merriweather Post"
"Splendor and Surprise: Elegant Containers, Antique to Modern"
"Cartier - Marjorie Merriweather Post"
"Passion of the Empress: Catherine the Great's Art Patronage"
Pageant of the Tsars - The Romanov Coronation Album
Pret - A _Papier: The Exquisite Art of Isabelle De Borchgrave
Wedding Belles
The Style that Ruled the Empires: Russia, Napoleon and 1812

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The Textile Museum
(Check here for their numerous collections and textile exhibits)
2320 S St. NW
Washington, D.C. 20008

"Bingata! Only in Okinawa"
"This special showing of textile treasures from Okinawan museum collections
will feature brightly colored bingata—traditional resist-dyed fabrics—and
contemporary works by Okinawan artists and fashion designers. "
November 5, 2016 - January 30, 2017

Past Exhibits:
"Old Patterns, New Order: Socialist Realism in Central Asia"
"China: Through the Lens of John Thomson (1868–1872)"
Unraveling Identity: Our Textiles, Our Stories

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National Geographic Society Museum
115 17th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

Past Exhibits:
Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology
Real Pirates
Samurai: The Warrior Transformed
Anglo-Saxon Hoard: Gold from England’s Dark Ages

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James A. Michener Art Museum
138 South Pine St
Doylestown, PA

Past Exhibits:
"Philadelphia in Style: A Century in Fashion"
"Pattern Pieces: Can You Make a Quilt Out of Wood?"
Blanket Statements: New Quilts by Kaffe Fassett
"Starstruck: The Fine Art of Astrophotography"
"From Philadelphia to Monaco: GRACE KELLY Beyond the Icon"
Offering of the Angels: Treasures from the Uffizi Gallery
Quilt Art: International Expressions
Icons of Costume: Hollywood's Golden Era and Beyond

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Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
310 Genesee Street
Utica, New York

Past Exhibits:
"The Italian Presepe: Cultural Landscapes of the Soul, Photographs by Margot Balboni"
"PrattMWP Sophomore Exhibition"
In Company with Angels: Seven Rediscovered Tiffany Windows
Butterflies, Geishas, and Dragons
The Arts and Influence of Japan

The Golden Age of European Painting

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The Morgan Library and Museum
225 Madison Ave
36th Street, NYC, NY

"Treasures from the Vault"
Treasures from the Vault, an ongoing exhibition series, features works drawn from these diverse collections
in the sumptuous setting of Pierpont Morgan's 1906 Library. In addition to illuminated manuscripts, music scores,
and personal correspondence from the Morgan’s collection, this rotation features a selection of important American
documents from the Gilder Lehrman Institute.
July 12 - November 13, 2016

"Charlotte Brontë: An Independent Will"
This exhibition, presented on the occasion of the two hundredth anniversary of Brontë’s birth, traces her
creative path from reluctant governess to published poet to commanding novelist.
September 9, 2016 - January 2, 2017

"Now and Forever: The Art of Medieval Time"
Drawing upon the rich holdings of the Morgan’s collection of medieval and Renaissance illuminated manuscripts,
Now and Forever explores how people told time in the Middle Ages and what they thought about it. The manuscripts
range in date from the eleventh to the sixteenth centuries and come from all the major countries of Europe.
February 10 - May 21, 2017

"Treasures from the Nationalmuseum of Sweden: The Collections of Count Tessine"
The Nationalmuseum, Sweden’s largest and most distinguished art institution, is partnering with the Morgan to bring
more than seventy-five masterpieces from its collections to New York for a rare visit. The show includes work by artists
such as Albrecht Dürer, Raphael, Peter Paul Rubens, Rembrandt van Rijn, Antoine Watteau, and François Boucher.
February 10 - May 21, 2017

More.....

Online Exhibits:
"Treasures from the Vault"
Alice: 150 Years of Wonderland
William Caxton and the Birth of English Printing
More Online More Past Exhibits

The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece
Marks of Genius: Treasures of the Bodleian Library
Miracles in Miniature: The Art of the Master of Claude de France
The Little Prince: A New York Story
Leonardo da Vinci: Treasures from the Biblioteca Reale, Turin
Illuminating Fashion: Dress in the Art of Medieval France and the Netherlands

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Penn Museum
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
3260 South Street, Philadelphia, PA.

"The Golden Age of King Midas"
"The historical King Midas lived in the prosperous city of Gordion....In 1957, Penn Museum archaeologists
excavated a spectacular royal tomb believed to be the final resting place of King Midas’ father Gordios. "
This world-exclusive exhibition, developed by the Penn Museum in partnership with the Republic of Turkey,
is your chance to view more than 120 dazzling objects, including those from the royal tomb.
November 5, 2016 - January 30, 2017

More.....

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Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University
1003 Morris Ave.
Union, NJ 07083

"Toys Through Time: The History of American Fun"
five rooms in the museum and will have interactive and hands-on features. The collection ranges from about 1850 to 1950
and will include board games, dolls, trucks, rocking horses, puppets, doll houses and so much more!
October 5, 2015 through December 2016

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Liberty Science Center
Liberty Science Center
Jersey City, NJ

Past Exhibits:
Avatar: The Exhibition

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Stickley Museum:
Route 10 West at Manor Lane
Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ

Past Exhibits:
Styling an American Family: The 1910s at Gustav Stickley’s Craftsman Farms
Some Pictures from Styling an American Family (and more)
An article about the show
(Highly recommended by the Pups!

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New York Public Library
40 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York City, NY

Past Exhibits:
Katherine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen
"Katherine Hepburn: Dressed for Stage and Screen," an exhibition of Katherine Hepburn's costumes,
at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. It includes 40 of her costumes.

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Folk Art Museum
2 Lincoln Square (across from Lincoln Center)
New York, NY

Recent exhibit:
Folk Couture: Fashion and Folk Art
Ooh, Shiny
Foiled: Tinsel Painting in America
Jubilation/Rumination: Life, Real and Imagined
Super Stars - Quilts from the American Folk Art Museum

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Check for other locations
HBO: Game of Thrones Exhibit
?? ?? New York City, NY

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Beyond our Region Exhibits

FIDM Museum and Galleries
919 South Grand Avenue, 2nd Floor
Los Angeles, California, 90015

"Art of Television Costume Design"
Celebrates outstanding TV costuming from 2015 and 2016 in a variety of genres, including Primetime Emmy® Award nominees in Costume Design.
August 2, 2016 – October 15, 2016

"ManMode - Dressing the Male Ego"
Presents three centuries of menswear from the FIDM Museum collection.
August 2, 2016 – December 23, 2016

Past Exhibits:
"24th Annual Art of Motion Picture Costume Design"
"Hooped: Dress of the 1860's"
"9th Annual Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design"
Past FIDM Exhibits "Fleurs: Botonicals in Dress from the Helen Larson Historic Fashion Collection"

"Inspired Eye: The Donald and Joan damask Design Collection at the FIDM"
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Harry Potter Exhibit
Really stellar exhibit of props and costumes from the movies

Exhibit
Palais 2, Brussels Expo
Belgium
June 30, 2016-?? ?, 201?

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EMP Museum
325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109

"Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic"
Pet a dragon designed by Seattle Opera, view an original manuscript page from Game of Thrones,
and revel in hands-on installations that include world building and mapmaking. See David Bowie’s
Jareth the Goblin King outfit from Labyrinth, the Wicked Witch of the West’s hat from The Wizard of Oz,
and other iconic costumes from TV and the silver screen.
October ??, 2015

Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction
Packed with more than 150 artifacts from iconic films and television shows, Infinite Worlds of Science
Fiction invites you to experience the incredible range of storytelling found in science fiction: from Star
Trek to H.G. Wells' The War of the Worlds, from big-budget Men in Black to the Philip K. Dick-inspired
Blade Runner to the recent Battlestar Galactica series.

The World of WearableArt
The World of WearableArt™ is New Zealand’s largest arts show. 32 award-winning garments showcasing the very best
of the permanent collection.

Indie Game Revolution
Learn how a new breed of gamers are leaving their mark on gaming history at EMP’s Indie Game Revolution.
Featuring the stories of more than forty independent video game developers, designers, coders, composers,
and critics, EMP presents a dynamic, immersive space inviting you to witness the present and future of
gaming as it unfolds.

Past Exhibits:
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Museum of Fine Arts
1380, Sherbrooke Street West
Montreal (Quebec) H3G 1J5 Canada

"Pompei"
With more than 200 archaeological artefacts - bronze and marble statues, mosaics, frescoes, decorative arts
and objects from everyday life - this exhibition offers an extraordinary insight into the life of this
city of the Roman Empire, once prosperous, making light on local and religious customs and the daily lives
of its inhabitants, their diet, their sports, their homes.
February 6 - September 5, 2016

Past Exhibits:
"Jean Paul Gaultier"
Past Exhibits
Faberge Jeweller to the Tsars
Comics at the Museum
15 artists from La Pastèque reinterpret the collection

Splendore a Venezia Art and Music from the Renaissance to Baroquein the Serenissima
Chihuly
Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and Moon - Identities and conquests in times ancient, colonial and modern

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Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road
London SW7 2RL

"Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear"
This exhibition will address the practicalities of underwear and its role in the fashionable wardrobe
whilst highlighting its sensual, sexual appeal.The exhibition will explore dress reformers and designers
who argued for the beauty of the natural body, as well as entrepreneurs, inventors and innovators who have
played a critical role in the development of increasingly more effective and comfortable underwear.
April 16, 2016 – March 12, 2017

"Opus Anglicanum: Masterpieces of English Medieval Embroidery"
From the 12th to the 15th centuries, England was internationally famous mainly for one type of artistic
product – elaborate luxury embroideries. These objects, were sought after by Kings, Popes and Cardinals,
and often bear elaborate imagery. This exhibition will highlight the exquisite craftsmanship of the pieces
and explore the world in which they were created.
October 10, 2016 – January 8, 2017

And More...

Past Exhibits:
"The Fabric of India"
"Shoes: Pleasure and Pain"
"Bejewelled Treasures: The Al Thani Collection"
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty
Wedding Dresses 1775-2014
The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014
Pearls
Exhibition – Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980s
Treasures of the Royal Courts - Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars
Ballgowns: British Glamour Since 1950
Hollywood Costume
SEE slide show here: V&A Hollywood Costumes

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The Museum of Costume at Bath
The Fashion Museum Bennett St.
Bath, England
Look for more excellent past exhibits on their website!

Look for other ongoing exhibits here

"A History of Fashion in 100 Objects"
exhibition celebrating fashion from the 1600s to the present day has recently opened at the Fashion Museum, Bath.
Showcasing 100 star objects drawn from the Fashion Museum’s world-class collection, the brand new displays give
visitors an instant insight into the era-defining outfits and headline pieces that have shaped our wardrobes
over the past 400 years.
March 19, 2016 - January 1 2019

Behind the Scenes at the Museum - The Historic Collection
Historic fashions from the time of Jane Austen to the First World War are presented in ‘Behind the Scenes’, a gallery
display with a difference. A century of fashions for women, from delicate white muslin Regency dresses to a khaki drill
uniform worn for war work, are all on view set against a backdrop of the stored collection giving a rare ‘behind the scenes’
glimpse into the Fashion Museum’s extensive archives. until January 2, 2017

On going exhibits/walkthroughs of clothing and accessories from their collections. And much more......

Past Exhibits:
"GEORGIANS: 18th century dress for Polite Society"
Great Names of Fashion
Mens Wear
Bellville Sassoon: A Life in Fashion
50 Fabulous Frocks!
Glamour
Laura Ashley: The Romantic Heroine
Sport and Fashion

Craft/Quilt Shows

The Innovative Beads Expos
-2016-
July 16-17 Clarksville, MD
July 23-24 Fishkill, NY
July 30-31 Concord, NH
August 6-7 Fredericksburg, VA
September 16-17 Marlboough, MA
September 23-24 Henrietta, NY
October 1-2 Edison, NJ
October 8 Allentown, PA
October 22-23 Clarksville, MD
October 29-30 Albany, NY
November 4-5 Marlboough, MA
November 12 Wyomissing, PA
December 3-4 North Haven, CT
-2016-
April 7-9 Oaks, PA
Go to the website for details! They have shows in NY, PA, MA, NH and NJ

ALL Stitches Conventions

STITCHES United
(Classes and shopping for all forms of stitchery)
April 27 - 30, 2017
Connecticut Convention Center
Hartford, CT /p>

All Quilt Fests

World Quilt Show - New England XI
August 18 - 20, 2016
Manchester, New Hampshire

Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza XIX
September 15-18, 2016
Oaks, PA

Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival XXV
February 23-26, 2017
Hampton, Virginia

Quilt & Sewing Fest of New Jersey XII
March 2-5, 2017
Somerset, NJ


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