About The Balenciaga and Spain Symposium. Four of the world’s leading costume scholars will present papers at a symposium organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco to explore the influence of Spanish art, culture and history on the career of haute couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga on Saturday, March 26, 2011. The half day symposium in the Koret Auditorium opens the exhibition Balenciaga and Spain at the de Young Museum, which features 120 garments and millinery from museums and private collections, many of which have not been publicly exhibited in decades. Hamish Bowles, European editor at large of Vogue, serves as guest curator and will moderate the symposium. The Presenters are: Hamish Bowles, Miren Arzalluz, Pamela Golbin, Lourdes Font. 

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