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Behind the Seams: Character & Clothes (Part 1)

Behind the Seams: Character & Clothes (Part 1)

Hollywood Costume has got us thinking, when we put on our clothes in the morning, what stories are we telling? What are we saying about ourselves?

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Gowns, Garbo and Glamour

Gowns, Garbo and Glamour

He transformed the likes of Greta Garbo, Norma Shearer and Joan Crawford into fashion icons. We continue our costume designers’ spotlight with a man who was known by one name: Adrian.

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Orry-Kelly: Australia’s Forgotten Genius

Orry-Kelly: Australia’s Forgotten Genius

A mini season dedicated to Hollywood Costume designer, Orry-Kelly is currently dressing up the Australian Perspectives’ screen. We take a look at the man, the costumes and just how the trailblazing designer set the path for future costume designers (and Australians) in Hollywood.

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Keeping Up Appearances

Keeping Up Appearances

Our Hollywood Costume exhibition celebrates a century of glorious outfits, but how are they kept so beautiful? Textile Conservator Rachael Lee explains how she keeps the iconic outfits ready for their close-ups.

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Hollywood Costume

Hollywood Costume

We’re thrilled to announce our 2013 Melbourne Winter Masterpiece exhibition. Coming direct from London’s eminent Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A), ‘Hollywood Costume’ will open at ACMI on April 24 2013.

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