Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

Place: Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

May 2017 – February 2018

Balenciaga

All the appeal of the work of this, the most architectural of couturiers, or the most couturier of architects, is based on playing with volumes. The excellent exhibition at the V&A was rounded off with one of the master’s structured skirts, which visitors could endorse. The ecstatic Japanese girls taking photographs of themselves in front of the series of mirrors was a sight to behold.

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

Place: Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

May 2017 – February 2018


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