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...

Yohji Yamamoto at the V&A, red and black boiled wool jacket and skirt, Autumn/Winter 2009, Photography Nick Knight Art Direction Peter Saville via here. Yohji Yamamoto at the V&A. 12 March – 10 July 2011 Exhibition Court, V&A Museum. Japanese fashion designer, Yohji Yamamoto has become...

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...

The Yohji Yamamoto exhibition, which explores the work of this idiosyncratic and ground-breaking designer. Fabric, he said, 'is everything'. This deep interest in textiles is at the heart of his approach to design. The main exhibition space houses over 60 creations and a multi-media...

" The Yohji Yamamoto exhibition In all honesty the exhibition could've been better laid out, as there was no sense of direction for a visitor as the clothes were all over the space (as pictured below). As well as the fact you could see the whole exhibition at a glance made it very hard to

The brand recently reissued several discontinued fragrances and introduced Yohji Senses. Her Love Story ~ a floral developed by perfumer Olivier Pescheux, with pink pepper, lemon, bergamot, rose, jasmine, musk and patchouli. In Eau de Parfum. His Love Story ~ a woody aromatic developed by...

Last week I was went to the V&A to watch Fashion in Motion featuring the work of Yohji Yamamoto. It was very much a continuation from the exhibition and featured work from the Spring/Summer 2011 collections. The models were real life couples (so cute!) an idea which Yohji had first put into...

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...

The V&A's major retrospective exhibition of the life and work of Yohji Yamamoto is soon to close, but I want to open this post by recommending that you make the trip to see it while you can. The show affords visitors the rare opportunity to see dozens of Yamamoto's designs for both men and...

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...

 

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