Whoopi Goldberg, Curator,
Has a Pragmatic Approach to Vetements


"Whoopi Goldberg has officially entered the fashion circuit, and the industry is welcoming her with open arms: At New York Fashion Week, she snagged front-row spots at shows like Thom Browne and a center-stage appearance at Opening Ceremony. On Monday, she returned the love by kicking off her new season of "The View" in a Vetements hoodie. (Its defiant message, Goldberg thought, matched the ethos of "Strut," her new Oxygen reality show following a group of transgender models.) Now she's rounding out a very full month with an exhibition of Marilyn Monroe's dresses, poems, and drawings that she curated at the Mana Contemporary. (Her favorite item in it? Monroe's shopping list.) Read on for more of what she's been up to, including her medical marijuana line, in her culture diet, here."

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W Magazine
September 25, 2016

Image: Whoopi Goldberg at "Marilyn: Character Not Image," the exhibit she curated at Mana Contemporary. Jim Spellman/Getty Images