Met Costume 'Camp' Exhibit Inspires A Look At Donald Trump's 'Dictator Chic' Design Tastes

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Met Costume 'Camp' Exhibit Inspires A Look At Donald Trump's 'Dictator Chic' Design Tastes

AOC originally published this article on Donald Trump’s design tastes being called ‘Dictator Chic’ in March 2017. Writing about the upcoming May 6 Met Gala and Gucci-sponsored ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’, open to the public May 9 through September 8, 2019, I recalled this article focused on Trump’s professed love for Louis XIV opulence.

Dictators LOVE pseudo, camp Louiv XIV interior design.

The Wing WeHo Opens Its Women-centric Doors In Los Angeles In New Collab With Time's Up

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The Wing, a members-only, women-focused working space has opened in Hollywood on Thursday, in a partnership with Time’s Up.

Founding WeHo members include entertainers Mindy Kaling, Jessica Alba, Katy Perry, Shonda Rhimes, Maya Rudolph, Lucy Liu, Amandla Stenberg, Busy Philipps, Laverne Cox, Lucy Hale, Marisa Tomei, Sharon Stone, Susan Kelechi Watson, Sarah Silverman, Margaret Cho, Roxane Gay, Gabourey Sidibe, Hari Nef, Gia Coppola and Liz Goldwyn; Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy; Hollywood stylists Karla Welch (who styles Tracee Ellis Ross) and Jamie Mizrahi (who styles Perry); and 42 West publicist Leslee Dart and ID PR’s Kelly Bush Novak. 

Anna Wintour: Fashion Must Take A Strong Stand For Democratic Party Values + Female Leadership

Anna Wintour: Fashion Must Take A Strong Stand For Democratic Party Values + Female Leadership

Anna Wintour: Fashion Must Take A Strong Stand For Democratic Party Values + Female Leadership

CNN's Chief International Anchor Christiane Amanpour interviewed Vogue’s Anna Wintour in New York on Friday April 5, 2019.

Wintour’s 2019 Met Gala is scheduled for May 6, with the theme ‘Camp Notes on Fashion’ , a topic at the heart of Gucci’s brand revival under creative director Alessandro Michele. Curated by Andrew Bolton, the exhibit opens to the public on May 9.

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De Young Museum's 'Contemporary Muslim Fashion' Exhibit Opens To Protests In Frankfurt

De Young Museum's 'Contemporary Muslim Fashion' Exhibit Opens To Protests In Frankfurt

De Young Museum's 'Contemporary Muslim Fashion' Exhibit Opens To Protests In Frankfurt

San Francisco’s de Young museum presented a paradigm-busting show titled ‘Contemporary Muslim Fashions’ that opened September 22, 2018 and closed Januaryn 6, 2019. The exhibit challenged museum-goers to “explore the rich diversity of one of the fastest-growing fashion sectors today” — modest fashion.

In an examination of Muslim dress codes worldwide, trom those who cover their heads to those who do not, the exhibit sought to draw attention to contemporary Muslim life.

The exhibit has now moved to the Museum Angewandte Kunst in Frankfurt.

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Eating Insects Has Long Made Sense in Africa. The World Must Catch Up

Eating Insects Has Long Made Sense in Africa. The World Must Catch Up

Eating Insects Has Long Made Sense in Africa. The World Must Catch Up.

Scientists have long proposed insects as feed or foodstuff for animals. But views about entomophagy differ widely: food conscious lobbies and scientists promote insects as novel foods while at the other extreme people view eating insects as crazy. Between those two extremes are communities that have been practising entomophagy for ages.

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Thando Hopa's Vogue Portugal April 2019 Rhys Frampton Images + Joana Moreira Interview

Thando Hopa's Vogue Portugal April 2019 Rhys Frampton Images + Joana Moreira Interview

Thando Hopa's Vogue Portugal April 2019 Rhys Frampton Images + Joana Moreira Interview

South African model, activist lawyer, writer and all-around mega talent, Thando Hopa’s editorial is now published online. Hopa is the first albino woman ever to grace an issue of Vogue. Sally Anne Bolton styled Thando in neutral beauty lensed by Rhys Frampton.

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Kim Kardashian West Drops Bombshell About Becoming A Lawyer In Vogue US May 2019

Kim Kardashian West Drops Bombshell About Becoming A Lawyer In Vogue US May 2019

Kim Kardashian West Drops Bombshell About Becoming A Lawyer In Vogue US May 2019

Kim Kardashian is studying to become a lawyer, engaged in a four-year-apprenticeship with a San Francisco law firm. Kardashian’s goal is to take the bar exam in 2022, in a life decision inspired by her work to free Alice Marie Johnson last year.

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Calvin Cottar's 1920s Kenya Conservation Camp With Anna Ewers + Edie Campbell By Mikael Jansson

Calvin Cottar's 1920s Kenya Conservation Camp With Anna Ewers + Edie Campbell By Mikael Jansson

Top models Anna Ewers + Edie Campbell are styled by George Cortina in ‘Great Explorations in Kenya’, lensed by Mikael Jansson for WSJ Magazine June 2016.

The shoot took place at Cottar’s 1920s Camp in Kenya, a private conservancy with an innovative approach to protecting the area’s natural biodiversity, wrote Tom Downey for WSJ Magazine. Located in a corner of Kenya, just southeast of the Maasai Mara National Reserve, the camp has a comparatively unique history.

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Gigi Hadid Covers Vogue Czech May 2019 | Father Mohamed Hadid Speaks At Harvard

Gigi Hadid Covers Vogue Czech May 2019 | Father Mohamed Hadid Speaks At Harvard

Supermodel Helena Christensen’s photographer career moves forward in three superb shots of Gigi Hadid for the May 2019 covers of Vogue Czechoslovakia. The theme is nature from start to finish, with Hadid wearing Bottega Veneta, Dries Van Noten and more.

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'Killing Eve's' Jodie Comer Is Lensed By Marc Hom In Superb Cover + Story For Town & Country May 2019

'Killing Eve's' Jodie Comer Is Lensed By Marc Hom In Superb Cover + Story For Town & Country May 2019

'Killing Eve's' Jodie Comer Is Lensed By Marc Hom In Superb Cover + Story For Town & Country May 2019

The star of BBC’s ‘Killing Eve’ Jodie Comer delivers a superb cover for the May 2019 issue of Town & Country magazine. Comer is styled by Mary Kate Boylan in divine images shot at Mark Hotel’s penthouse suite by Marc Hom. / Hair by Orlando Pita; makeup by Jeanine Lobell

Danielle Stein Chizzik conducts the interview ‘Jodie Comer Is Hollywood’s Next Great Chameleon’.

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