A Selective Guide to the Arts in Los Angeles


Costumes from the Oscar-winning film "The Duchess" are included in the 2010 "Art of Motion Picture Costume Design" exhibition at FIDM.

Visit the FIDM Museums & Galleries for the chance to see the work of award-winning costume designers in exquisite detail, as the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising presents the 18th annual “Art of Motion Picture Costume Design” exhibition Feb. 9 through April 17. In addition to costumes from 2009 films, designs worn by Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes in “The Duchess,” the 2009 Oscar winner for Best Costume Design, will also be on display.

The exhibition is a fun sneak peek behind the Hollywood scenes and a unique opportunity to appreciate the art of silver screen fashion up close. Admission is free, and hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

FIDM, 919 S. Grand Ave., LA, (213) 623-5821, ext. 2224, https://fidm.edu