Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
What : Exhibitions
When : Saturday 27 May - Sunday 18 February 2018
Where : Fashion, Room 40
EXHIBITION: Cristóbal Balenciaga is one of the most revered and influential designers of the 20th century. His unique and forward-thinking vision of female beauty, innovative use of textiles and ingenious pattern-cutting, shaped the modernity of 1960s fashion and continues to shape fashion today.
Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion is the first exhibition on Balenciaga in the UK and marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of his first fashion house and 80 years since the opening of his famous house in Paris. The exhibition will take an in depth look at the craftsmanship behind Balenciaga’s designs and will explore his impact through designers who worked with him and those who show his influence today.
V&A Members go free
Saturday 27 May - Sunday 18 February 2018
There is a concessionary ticket rate of £3 per person for educational groups of 10 or more for advanced booking only. Call the Contact Centre to find out more and book 020 7942 2000.