Calendar of Events

Design Conversation: Intellectual Property Law & the Fashion Industry

Thursday, November 13, 2014 7pm

The intellectual property lawyers from Parks IP Law are coming back to MODA, this time to discuss the trademark, copyright, and patent protection in the fashion industry.

Lecture will begin at 7pm.  Please arrive 15 minutes in advance to be seated

Free for MODA members / $10 for non-members. Admission includes general admission.  Tickets can be purchased online in advance or at the door.

Field Trip to Factory Girls Studio

Saturday, November 8, 2014 12pm-3pm

Please join us as we take a tour of Factory Girls, Atlanta’s first fashion incubator, on Saturday November 8th from 12-3pm.

Learn the process of making a garment from start to finish by getting an inside look.

The tour will start at the Factory Girls offices in located at 5600 New Peachtree Rd., Chamblee, GA 30341, where we will see the beginning of the creative process as well as developed ideas come to life. Then we will walk over to the manufacturing offices where you will be able to see the different steps it takes to cut and sew a garment in an industrial setting. Learn about what Factory Girls does to help local designers develop their collections from concept to production.

Tickets are $5 for MODA members and $10 for non-members and can be purchased here.

An Epic Fashion Event at MODA!

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

In conjunction with our fall fashion design exhibition, Inspiring Beauty: 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair, MODA presents a film screening of the documentary, Versailles ’73: American Runway Revolution, followed by a panel discussion featuring representatives from the film and the historic fashion show including models, announcers and designers.

Audrey Smaltz, Pat Cleveland, Stephen Burrows, and Deborah Riley Draper will be present at the reception and will participate in a panel discussion moderated by Gail O’Neill.

Join us for an evening of fashion and fun. The $35 ticket ($30 for MODA members) provides entrance to an evening of wonderful events.  More information and tickets can be found here.

Design Conversation: Lynnette Galloway, Deputy Art Director of Ebony Magazine

Wednesday, October 29, 2014 6pm

Lynnette Galloway, Deputy Art Director of Ebony Magazine, and a graduate of Atlanta’s Portfolio Center, will talk about her work at the Johnson Publishing Company.

Lecture will begin at 7pm.  Please arrive 15 minutes in advance to be seated.

Free for MODA Members / $10 no non-members.  Admission includes general admission to MODA.  Tickets available online and at the door.

Second Sundays are Pay-What-You-Wish Days!

Sunday, November 9, 2014

On the second Sunday of each month, admission to MODA is pay-what-you-wish during regular opening hours of 12pm to 6pm.

Pay-what-you-wish tickets are available in person only and may not be purchased in advance.

In 2014, the remaining pay-what-you-wish days will fall on November 9, and December 14.