top of page

American Designer Chester Weinberg-(1930 – 1985) Part I

Chester Weinberg attended Parsons School of Design and graduated in 1951. He returned regularly as a guest lecturer and visiting critic from 1955 until his death in 1985. He was also a professor at The Art Institute of Chicago. Although he was a highly regarded designer throughout the 1960s and the early 1970s, he is mostly remembered for being the first high profile fashion industry member to die of AIDS.

Want to read more?

Subscribe to to keep reading this exclusive post.

Subscribe Now
© Copyright 2023 Vintage Sewing Pattern Directory
bottom of page