Barry Kieselstein-Cord and Michael Kilgore announce a collaborative association. A limited edition collection of Kieselstein-Cord jewelry will be created, incorporating artworks of Josephine Baker created by Kilgore. The collection will debut at the Josephine Baker Exhibit historically presented in Harlem, September 28th 2019.
A Coty Award and CFDA Award recipient, Barry has previously collaborated with Calvin Klein and Perry Ellis. His works are in permanent collections at the Louvre and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. In late 2012, Barry's first book "Awarded" featuring his fine art photography was published.
As a fine artist, Kilgore has exhibited at the California African American Museum and is proprietor of Gallerie Michael Kilgore located in Hancock Park, Los Angeles. In the fashion world he is known as "Mikel Kilgour" of Kilgour & Sweet design team, formerly of Millburn/Short Hills, New Jersey - as well, a Seventh Avenue showroom.