‘Best of the Best’ opens May 7May 8th, 2012 | By tfedderson2 | Category: 2012, April 26, Arts & Entertainment, Issue
Pieces from the collection of Katie Best, an established historic clothing collector from Omaha, will be used to illustrate the evolution of women’s roles in an exhibition, “Best of the Katie Best Collection,” that opens May 7 at the Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery, in the Home Economics Building.
The exhibition, organized to showcase the Katie Best Collection in the Textiles, Merchandising and Fashion Design Department’s Historic Costume Collection, will be on display through Sept. 7. A preview reception is 5:30-7:30 p.m. May 4 in the gallery. For more information, go to http://textilegallery.unl.edu.