Since opening at the Savannah College of Art and Design’s Atlanta campus in 2015, SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film has staged retrospectives on Oscar de la Renta and Carolina Herrera, as well as other lavish fashion exhibitions never before seen in the South. Staff-curated shows mix with exhibitions from elite museums like London’s Victoria & Albert. On exhibit until March 4: the first U.S. solo exhibition (shown above) of gowns by Chinese couturier Guo Pei—including the one Rihanna wore to the 2015 Met Gala. scadfash.org
This article originally appeared in our December 2017 issue.