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Alber Elbaz tribute show to be turned into an exhibition
The AZ Factory ‘Love Brings Love’ catwalk tribute to celebrate Alber Elbaz and his contribution to fashion held during Paris Fashion Week is being turned into an exhibition at the Palais Galliera fashion museum in Paris. The tribute exhibition will run from March 5 to July 10 and will feature the 45 participating fashion houses and designers...
24 Nov 2021
Paris museum to exhibit first retrospective of Gabrielle Chanel
After a two year renovation, the Palais Galliera in Paris re-opens its doors on October 1st with a highly anticipated retrospective of fashion designer Gabrielle Chanel (1883-1971). An icon of modern fashion, Chanel revolutionised a predominant male industry with her fashion manifesto. The first part of the exhibition is chronological,...
1 Oct 2020
“Fashion from behind”: new exhibition in Paris has unexpected theme
An exhibition with a rather unexpected theme is on view in Paris. “Back Side/Fashion from behind”, at the Palais Galliera, highlights garments with interesting details on the back, from plunging backlines to court gown trains. The idea, according to a statement by the museum, is to draw attention to the back in a society obsessed with people’s...
8 Jul 2019