Sherman Centre for
Culture and Ideas


SCCI’s mission is to forge a new path that elevates architecture and fashion to a more prominent place alongside other major mediums of cultural expression of our times, by providing a vibrant platform for the exchange of often challenging ideas on these artforms within the broader framework of culture.


While audiences flock in unprecedented numbers to exhibitions of work by living artists, and to discussions, presentations, workshops, lectures, podcasts and blogs on contemporary art, by comparison, fashion, including costume and textiles, architecture, urban environments and engineering feats are somewhat neglected. Launching in April 2018, SCCI’s five-year program looks to fill that gap. The foundation will:

SCCI will commence its program in 2018 with Fashion Hub, April 5 - 20, to be followed by Architecture Hub in September/October (dates TBC).

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