Current Exhibitions

March 12, 2020 - August 22, 2020

Fashion Forward: Women's Wear and Social Reform

To mark the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote, the Yolo County Historical Collection presents a look at turn-of-the-twentieth-century women's fashion. Exhibition includes photography from the Paul W. Hollingshead Archives, courtesy of Bill and Sharon Dianne Hollingshead.

Exhibition Guide +

Satin dress, c. 1920, Yolo County Historical Collection

Gibson House

512 Gibson Road

Woodland, CA  95695

 

Exhibition Open Hours

BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Thurs, July 30 & August 6, 13, 20  | 4:30pm- 7:00pm

  • No more than 5 people per appointment
  • All must wear a face mask and practice social distancing

Email ya@yoloarts.org for appointments.

Thank you to contributing partners Yolo County Archives, Yolo County Historical Collection, and Yolo County Women's History Month.

Interview with the Curator- Fashion Forward: Women’s Wear and Social Reform

To mark the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote, the Yolo County Historical Collection presents a look at turn-of-the-twentieth-century women’s fashion. The importance of the “dressed body” is not only personal, it is socially and culturally significant. While the garments of the Fashion Forward exhibition show a linear trajectory of style from the 1880s … Continued

Exhibition Receptions for Tomorrow Have Been Postponed

In light of the current recommendations from Yolo County Health and Human Services regarding large community events we will be postponing the Women Eco Artists Dialog: The Legacy of Jo Hansen and the Fashion Forward exhibition receptions scheduled for tomorrow, March 12, 5:30-8pm. We will be working closely with exhibition partners, Women Eco Artists Dialog and … Continued