The exhibition celebrates McQueen's dark imagination: gothic Victoriana, dresses tufted with blood-red feathers, decorated with dying flowers or rattling with clamshells, horns appear as protuberances from the shoulders, or platform shoes like organic growths. However disturbing the...

Alexander McQueen Fall 2010 Next summer, the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute will display " Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty ," a retrospective of the late designer's work. The exhibition begins with the annual Costume Institute Gala on May 2. Gala chairs include:...

British First Lady Samantha Cameron and US Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour unveiled Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty yesterday, the exhibition to be held at the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute in New York this Spring. The exhibition, which will run from May 4 to July 31, 2011, will...

"Romantic Naturalism" The Savage Beauty exhibit is also documented in a book by the same name written by Andrew Boulton, featuring a Skull/McQueen holographic cover, available in the museum shop. After perusing the exhibit and flipping through the book, I could not help but to buy...

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty Preview Six mannequins at The Ritz Hotel in London were dressed in McQueen yesterday morning. Standing at attention for Mr. McQueen. AP photo. They, and a smattering of images offer a glimpse into what will be Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty – an...

It will feature galleries which focus on the strong contrasts evident in McQueen's designs, and his own fascination with darkness and beauty as well as some of his most iconic work including the Kate Moss hologram and pieces from the final collection before Alexander McQueen's death in...

>> The "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" exhibit at the Met's Costume Institute, which set attendance records and was extended — by both days and opening hours — until the museum couldn't extend it further (the galleries it was housed in needed to be turned over for a new exhibit), is...

Tonight the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beautyexhibit will close forever. Yes, forever. All of the incredible pieces will return to their rightful owners (the houses of McQueen and Givenchy,Daphne Guinness, assorted other collectors), and that will be that. But the Met is staying open until...

In conjunction with the exhibition Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art held a competition for fashion design graduate students this spring in honor of the artist's lifelong dedication to supporting students and emerging talent in the...

There was an excitement and a sadness in the air at the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty preview at the V&A, excitement at the exhibition finally coming home – we've waited nearly five years, as well as a sense of remembrance at who Lee Alexander McQueen was, and the legacy he has left with...

 

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