Still Remains: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
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STILL REMAINS:
THE IMMORTAL CYCLE OF AN ICON, JACQUELINE KENNEDY ONASSIS

Exhibition

A celebration of Jacqueline KennedyOnassis' birth as an icon through the assassination of President JohnF. Kennedy. Still Remains examines the iconography of November 22nd,1963 through the cycle of life/death/birth-- preserving the moment whenJackie and her pink suit 'shaped the shift' in definitive American,gender and fashion culture.
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This exhibition is an extension and conclusion to Still Remains, mysenior thesis project at the Minneapolis College of Art + Design. Thearchitecture of this installation was again, an inverted response tothe chapter progression of the catalog-- each end referencing theprologue and epilogue of a book-- symbolizing "life" and "death," whilethe body bag represents "birth," as well as the "Shaping the Shift"chapter of the catalog.