ALEXANDRA SCHWARTZ is a New York-based curator and art historian. Her recent exhibitions include As in Nature: Helen Frankenthaler Paintings (Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute), American Histories (Pi Artworks London), and Come as You Are: Art of the 1990s, which toured nationally and was accompanied by a catalogue from the University of California Press.
Art as Fashion, Fashion as ArtBy Alexandra Schwartz
In these grave times, art and fashion may seem, more than ever, like luxuries. But they are inextricably intertwined with everyday life, including political life. Think of the pink pussy hats that thousands of women knitted themselves to wear to the Women’s Marches on January 21.