TITLE: Eleanor Lambert: Still Here
SPEAKER: John A. Tiffany
EVENT DATE: 2012/02/02
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 47 minutes
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John A. Tiffany discusses his new book on Eleanor Lambert, best known as the inventor of Fashion Week, creator of the International Best-Dressed List and founder of the Council of Fashion Designers of America. When she died in 2003 at age 100, she was one of the most influential women in the American fashion industry. But well before she became a fashion doyenne, Lambert represented artists, including Jackson Pollock, Jacob Epstein and Isamu Noguchi.
Speaker Biography: John A. Tiffany is a fashion historian, author and lecturer. He has over 15 years of experience in event production and marketing projects around the world. Early on, Tiffany was mentored by the legendary fashion publicist Eleanor Lambert.