Talk Past event Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Lunchtime Lecture: Balenciaga - Shaping Fashion

  • The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

  • Free event

Cristóbal Balenciaga is one of the most revered fashion designers of the twentieth century. His revolutionary shapes and unrivalled craftsmanship shaped the modernity of 1960s fashion and continues to shape fashion 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 look at Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, the first ever UK exhibition exploring the vision and legacy of Cristóbal Balenciaga.