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Costume is the distinctive style of dress of an individual or group that reflects their class, gender .... "Costume" often refers to a particular style of clothing worn to portray the wearer as a character or type of character at a social event in a theatrical ... For example, in 1879 the artist Hans Makart designed costumes and scenery ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Costume_design

Costume design is the investing of clothing and the overall appearance of a character or performer. Costume may refer to the style of dress particular to a nation, a class, or a period. In many cases, it may contribute to the fullness of the artistic, visual world ... Four types of costumes are used in theatrical design: historical, fantastical, ...

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Feb 16, 2017 ... Picture of two people in traditional Egungun costumes, Nigeria .... Alisa LaGamma of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute—the ...

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It is therefore inadvisable for the art historian, sociologist, folk dance arranger or designer to speak in terms of "Traditional Turkish costume.” Research led by ...

chinavine.uoregon.edu/2012/06/20/the-peking-opera-costumes-and-colors

Jun 20, 2012 ... In the Peking Opera the costumes are as important as the characters ... and color, and these gorgeous pieces of art can cost thousands of dollars. ... the different personality types associated with each color were created.

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Costume design isn't simply choosing clothing from off a rack either, although that can be a part of the process in certain types of production. The character's ...

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What Is Costume Design? Simple masks worn by ancient Greeks during their productions were most likely the earliest types of costumes. As theater productions ...

bigfuture.collegeboard.org/majors/arts-visual-performing-theater-arts-costume-design

Explore costume design studies and whether it's the right major for you. ... how to design, select, and build costumes for characters in plays and other types of performances. ... Fashion Design · Theater Arts · Theater Design and Stagecraft ...

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These two techniques were used for Nō costumes, and they also lent their names to types of kimono-shaped Nō robes; in fact, the karaori, usually worn as the ...