The V&A is gearing up for a grand retrospective of the life and work of Yohji Yamamoto, set to open on March 12, 2011. Spanning 30 years, the installation-based exhibition will feature some 80 garments. In conjunction with the show, the V&A will publish Yohji Yamamoto edited by Curator of...

Yohji Yamamoto in retrospect Lottie Johansson Last Updated: Mar 27, 2011 Often described as the designer's designer, Yohji Yamamoto has been making waves on the international fashion circuit for more than 30 years: an important enough figure to warrant a major retrospective exhibition at...

The Victoria and Albert Museum presents a retrospective showcasing over 80 women's and menswear garments, which are most representative of Yohji Yamamoto's work.Yamamoto is one of the most influential and visionary fashion designers of the last forty years.His collections are recognised for...

The Fashion Space Gallery of the London College of Fashion is displaying a Yohji Yamamoto exhibition until 10 July 2011. The retrospective is organised in collaboration with Yohji Yamamoto company and the Victoria and Albert Museum. On display are ideas of process, inspiration and journey in...

Following Yamamoto's previous solo exhibitions in Florence Correspondences (2005), Paris Juste des Vêtements (2005) and Antwerp Dream Shop (2006), this UK retrospective will exhibit items from his menswear collections for the first time. Yohji Yamamoto was born in Tokyo in 1943 and studied...

To coincide with the retrospective exhibition of Yohji Yamamoto's work at London's Victoria and Albert museum (12 March-10 July 2011),SHOWstudio.com showcases a unique discussion between three collaborators who helped shape the visual identity of Yamamoto in the1980s, alongside an interview...

To celebrate the V&A's current Yohji Yamamoto retrospective, the V&A will stage two events exploring the influential Japanese designer's work and offer the chance for visitors to take part in a live casting from which couples will be selected to model at the V&A's Yamamoto catwalk show. To...

Sleeveless white felt dress with large collar, Autumn/Winter 1996-7 On view through July 10, 2011 at London's Victoria and Albert Museum, Yohji Yamamoto is a retrospective of the visionary Japanese designer's works from throughout his forty-year career. Yamamoto rose to fame in the early...

Photo Courtesy of the Victoria & Albert Museum London Editor This installation-based retrospective, taking place 30 years after Yamamoto's debut in Paris, features over 80 garments spanning the designer's career. Yohji Yamamoto was born in Tokyo in 1943 and studied at Keio University...

The "Boots" t-shirt is part of a range of goods Yohji Yamamoto has designed exclusively for the V&A in conjunction with current retrospective exhibition on the designer. The tee features a graphic print of Yohji Yamamoto's beloved military boots, which he is seldom seen without. A key part of...

 

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