Oscar de la Renta

Author: Louis Carrillo

Publisher: Heinemann/Raintree

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Category: Costume design

Page: 48

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Narrates the story of the Dominican-American who had studied art in Spain but gave up painting in order to pursue a career as a fashion designer.

Oscar de la Renta

Feb. 5 - May 3, 2015

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Category: Art in education

Page: 22

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Oscar de la Rente

The Style, Inspiration, and Life of Oscar de la Renta

Author: Sarah Mower

Publisher: Editions Assouline

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Category: Art

Page: 207

View: 463

Oscar de la Renta is one of the most celebrated and famed fashion designers and couturiers in the world--a renaissance man of American fashion. Born in the Dominican Republic, he has played a central role in the fashion scene for over forty years and has dressed everyone in the celebrity world. Brimming with images from Oscar de la Renta’s personal albums and iconic fashion photography, this beautifully updated volume of the 2002 edition of Oscar de la Renta: The Style, Inspiration, and Life of Oscar de la Renta gives an inside view of the designer’s creative inspirations and private world. Renowned fashion writer Sarah Mower chronicles the story of this always relevant and beloved luminary--from the beginning of his storied career through today--a man whose artistic, generous spirit transcends his fashion creations.

Oscar de la Renta

Author: Jennifer Park

Publisher: Prestel

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Category: Costume design

Page: 288

View: 293

"Published by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and Del Monico Books Prestel on the occasion of the exhibition Oscar de la Renta."

Geografía de la Moda Española

Author: Modesto Lomba

Publisher: T.F. Editores, S.L.C.

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Category: Design

Page: 132

View: 708

Presents the work of 28 leading Spanish fashion designers.

Oscar de la Renta

Author: Andre Leon Talley

Publisher: Rizzoli Publications

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Category: Design

Page: 175

View: 995

In October 2014 one of the fashion world's champions, Oscar de la Renta, passed away, a great loss brightened by the innumerable successes of his half-century reign. The acclaimed fashion designer dressed first ladies from Kennedy to Obama, and celebrities from Jackie O to Beyonce.

Oscar

The Style, Inspiration and Life of Oscar de la Renta

Author: Sarah Mower

Publisher: Editions Assouline

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Category: Design

Page: 194

View: 379

An illustrated story of the life and art of one of the most important fashion designers in America. After forty years in the glamour business, Oscar de la Renta remains a vital name in both American fashion and Paris Haute Couture--a style-setter who has dressed famous beauties from Marisa Berenson to Kate Moss, Vanessa Redgrave to Sarah Jessica Parker. With stunning images by such master lensmen as Irving Penn, Peter Lindbergh, Mario Testino and Bert Stern, along with photographs from the designer's personal archives, this book captures the unique charm that is Oscar. The book covers his earliest childhood memories, his inspirations, his houses and gardens, the fidelity he has demonstrated to his artistic vision, and the women he has dressed. In these pages, the designer opens a window on his private world, sharing his style of living and humanitarian outlook.

Making it in America

A Sourcebook on Eminent Ethnic Americans

Author: Elliott Robert Barkan

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 448

View: 867

Hopeful immigrants have come to America for four centuries, trying to make a better life for their families. Making It in America: A Sourcebook on Eminent Ethnic Americans relates the stories of 400 first- and second-generation Americans who have uplifted our quality of life. The book celebrates multicultural success throughout U.S. history; the nationally renowned are found right alongside the not-so-famous who improved the lives of those in their own communities.

Notable Caribbeans and Caribbean Americans

A Biographical Dictionary

Author: Serafín Mendez Mendez

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 465

View: 311

Caribbeans and Caribbean Americans are celebrated in the first major biographical dictionary devoted exclusively to their contributions.