See This Now: FIDM's Television Costume Exhibit
Now through October 19, the downtown L.A. fashion school is showcasing small screen style from Netflix's "House of Cards," HBO's "Games of Thrones" and PBS' "Downton Abbey."
If you've ever wanted to see Lady Mary's gorgeous embroidered ensembles or scrutinize the dramatic details on Game of Thrones' finest garb, now's the time as FIDM's 7th annual Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design exhibit is now in full swing.
The exhibit features over 120 costumes from 15 shows and miniseries including Game of Thrones (by costume designer Michele Clapton), Downton Abbey (Caroline McCall), House of Cards (Tom Broecker), Girls by (Jennifer Rogien), Behind the Candelabra (Ellen Mirojnick) and Parks and Recreation (Kirston Mann).
The free exhibition is open to the public, and — in true TV-world, VIP-fashion — curator-led tours are available for $20 per person for groups of 10 to 25 on weekdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., by appointment only. Call 213-623-5821 (ext. 3367) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. If you can't make a weekday, quick tours are led on Saturdays at 10 a.m. for $5 per person.
Now through Saturday, Oct. 19. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday to Saturday. 919 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles. fidm.com.
"Downton Abbey" costumes designed by McCall.
House of Cards costumes designed by Broecker.