NEW YORK — Aron Goldfarb, a Holocaust survivor and founder of G-III Apparel Group, died on Oct. 8 following a long illness. He was 88.
Born Feb. 10, 1924, in Bialobrzegi, Poland, Goldfarb's family got caught up in the horrors of the Holocaust, and he later wrote a book about his struggle and time spent in the Treblinka concentration camp.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"