UPCOMING EXHIBITION

JUDITH LEIBER – AN AMERICAN JOURNEY : FROM ARTISAN TO FASHION ICON

The Leiber Collection is pleased to announce our Summer 2013 exhibition, Judith Leiber – An American Journey : From Artisan to Fashion Icon, a retrospective of Judith Leiber’s handbags, opening Saturday, May 25, 2013. On exhibit will be over 500 hundred examples of Judith Leiber’s designs from 1963 through 2004. This exhibit celebrates the extraordinary artistic achievements of Judith Leiber, showcasing her creative genius, and unique vision and skill. The incredible artistry of her works is sure to amaze.

ONGOING EXHIBITIONS

Judith Leiber Handbags

Since 2008, over one hundred and fifty of Judith Leiber’s most prized designs have been on permanent view at the Leiber Collection. Each display has been curated with attention to detail and design, encouraging visitors to view these iconic fashionable objects as works of art. This retrospective exhibition offers views not only on the development of Leiber’s acclaimed designs, but on the various advances made in the fashion industry during her fruitful career. To view the entire catalog for this exhibition, select the link below:

JL.MuseumCatalog.1.pdf

Antique Chinese Porcelains from Eight Dynasties (206 BCE to 1912)

The Leiber Collection’s 2008 inaugural exhibition Antique Chinese Porcelains from Eight Dynasties (206 BCE to 1912) features approximately 140 of Judith and Gerson Leiber’s rare Chinese porcelains. This eclectic collection contains pieces that date back thousands of years, as well as pieces that were created in the first years of the 20th Century. The exhibition offers vital cultural and artistic insights into China’s glorious past, demonstrating its magnificent contribution to the art and craft of porcelain pottery.

This exhibition remains on permanent display and can be viewed upon request in one of the collection’s private galleries. To view the entire catalog for this exhibition, select the link below:

Chinese Catalog