1900: Adornment for the Home and Body

Gallery Talk with Anna Telcs

Sunday, April 19, 2015
2:00 – 3:00 pm

Frye Galleries

A free, informal talk in the galleries focusing on the aesthetic legacies of fin de siècle adornment for the body, led by multidisciplinary artist Anna Telcs.

About the Presenter

Anna Telcs’ work combines historical and technical research, sculpture, sewing and dying techniques, filmography and performance to create objects that question our relationship with clothing and the cultural elements it comprises.

Archibald Knox for Liberty & Co., London. Cymric buckle cast with whiplash foliage design, 1901. Silver. Theodor Fahrner. Brooch, ca. 1910. Silver and amethyst. Collection of Wayne Dodge and Lawrence Kreisman.