Bold, Beautiful & Damned: Fashion and Illustration in the 1980s
- What:Membership Events
- Where:The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre
During his short career Tony Viramontes , the fashion illustrator who captured the pulse of the 1980s, worked with some of the most celebrated names in fashion, such as Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino and Christian Dior, as well as the world’s top models, including Naomi Campbell and Janice Dickinson.
Dean Rhys Morgan, author of Bold, Beautiful and Damned: The World of 1980s Fashion Illustrator Tony Viramontes, will discuss the life and work of the illustrator and his influence on fashion in the 1980s, alongside 1980s fashion model Violeta Sanchez and Viramontes’s studio assistant, Susan Gunter.
19.00 – 20.00 (talk); 20.00 – 20.45 (refreshments)
£15 (including wine reception)