Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion – Behind the Scenes

Sep

22

2017

9am-10am

Ticketed Event

Meet at The Blavatnik Hall, Exhibition Road Entrance, Victoria and Albert Museum

https://www.vam.ac.uk/event/kwgDmoeN/balenciaga-shaping-fashion-behind-the-scenes-tour

Cristóbal Balenciaga is one of the most revered fashion designers of the 20th century.

His revolutionary forms and unrivalled craftsmanship shaped 1960s fashion and continue to have an impact today, from the exquisite couture of Givenchy to the avant-garde streetwear of Demna Gvasalia. Join V&A exhibition researcher Stephanie Wood for a behind-the-scenes tour of Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, the first ever UK exhibition exploring Balenciaga’s vision and legacy.

London Design Festival

Over nine days in September, the London Design Festival feature hundreds of events taking place across London, showcasing the city's pivotal role in global design. The London Design Festival 2017 will be held 16-24 September, featuring over 500 Partners, Landmark Projects, and V&A Commissions.

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