2012 Primetime Emmy Nominees Costumes on display through October 20th
LOS ANGELES, CA (Hollywood Today) 8/25/2012
Photos & story by Karen Ostlund
It is three weeks left before the 2012 Emmy winners for Outstanding Costumes will be announced at the Creative Emmy Awards. The award will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2012, and will air Saturday September 22nd at 8pm ET/PT on Reelzchannel.
The 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will air on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 8pm ET on ABC and will originate from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. Live.
This year’s nominated costume designers, received an Emmy certificate at the FIDM opening, presented by Bruce Rosenblum, Chairman & CEO of Academy of Television Art & Sciences.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and the FIDM Museum & Galleries at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising have right now on display “The Outstanding Art of Television Costume Design”.
It’s the sixth annual exhibition, saluting the work of this year’s Primetime Emmy-Nominated Costume Designers and Costume Supervisors.
The exhibition is free to the public, and will run through Saturday, October 20, 2012. The museum is located 919 South Grand Avenue downtown Los Angeles .
Hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday.
For the sixth year, the guest curator and organizer of this exhibition is noted costume designer, Mary Rose.
Rose, a noted designer for feature films, television/cable series and movies, has been the curator of numerous costume exhibitions in the United States and abroad.
She is also the President of the Costume Designers Guild and a longtime executive board officer of the CDG (since 1994).
The exhibition celebrates television costume design and it includes more than 75 costumes selected from a variety of television genres: episodic series, movies and mini-series. A certain regard is 2012 Daytime Emmy winner “The Fresh Beat Band” (Nickelodeon) by costume designer Joyce Kim Lee.
Featured in the exhibition are 2011-2012 Emmy Nominees for Outstanding Costume Design.
Outstanding Costumes for a Series are:
“Boardwalk Empire” by costume designer John Dunn (HBO)
“Downton Abbey” by costume designer, Susannah Buxton, (PBS)
“Once Upon a Time” by costume designer, Eduardo Castro, (ABC)
“Games of Thrones” by costume designer Michele Clapton, (HBO)
Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie or Special:
“American Horror Story” by costume designer, Chrisi Karvonides, (FX)
“Great Expectations” by costume designer, Annie Symons, (PBS)
“Hemingway & Gellhorn” by costume designer Ruth Myers, (HBO)
The exhibition also features costumes from shows such as:
“New Girl” by costume designer, Debra McGuire, “Pretty Little Liars” by costume designer and FIDM Grad, Mandi Line, “Pan Am” by costume designer, Ane Crabtree, “Sons of Anarchy” by costume designer Kelli Jones, and many more.