Bendigo Art Gallery’s Edith Head exhibition enters its last days

Time is running out for Bendigo fashion lovers to head along to the Bendigo Art Gallery’s Edith Head exhibition.

The exclusive exhibition opening in September and has proven to be popular with gallery visitors it closes on January 21.

Head was a Hollywood costume designer who worked on 1000 films and won eight Academy Awards before her death at age 83.

The exhibition features 70 of Head’s best designs.

Bendigo Art Gallery collections manager Simone Bloomfield said visitors to the exhibition have been steady.

“It’s an Australian exclusive and these garments have never been seen together before,” she said. “People are really loving the costumes but are also taking in the rest of the gallery as well.”

Edith Head and Hollywood Fashion closes on Sunday, January 21.