Field Style: Trendy football accessories, colors and technologies
Since May 2017
Football and fashion have always walked side by side, from the creation of official uniforms to the various accessories that made up the sportswear.This exhibition shows how fashion followed the development of the modality and new technologies throughout the 20th century, going through changes in colors, models and different types of fabrics
Fashion and football
Football goes far beyond the game played within the four lines of the field. Since its inception, the modality has been accompanied by an indispensable component: fashion. The clothes reflected their respective times and also helped to set trends in society.
This virtual exhibition held at Google Art & Culture tells the evolution of sportswear over the years. The exhibition tells how clothes were at the beginning of the century and how they underwent changes in their colors, cuts, models and materials until reaching what is known today.
In addition, the exhibition shows the fundamental role of technology in this process, providing safer and more effective clothing and accessories for football practice around the world.
Curation, research and texts
Aira Bonfim e Fernando Breda
Support for image selection
Camila Aderaldo e Julia Terin
Realization of the Nucleus of the Brazilian Football Reference Center – CRFB – of the Football Museum
Camila Chagas Aderaldo
Julia Terin e Dóris Régis