About this Event

Photo of three colorful paper ballet tutus in the colors of red, white, blue and black with some yellow and covered in various designs

Isabelle de Borchgrave, Tutu 1, Tutu 2, Tutu 3 (detail), 2009. 27 x 41 x 41 inches, 33 x 41 x 38 inches, 33 x 41 x 41 inches. Collection of the artist

Using the dance vocabulary of contemporary ballet, visitors will delight in a dramatic, original creation choreographed and directed by David Justin, Artistic Director at Ballet Wichita. The dancers’ costumes and set design are inspired by the paper mastery in Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper.

Performances will be at 1 pm and 3 pm in the S. Jim and Darla Farha Great Hall, ahead of and after the Exhibition Opening Day Talk with Fashion Curator Dennita Sewell.