un moment avec Lee Paris, France In the old house and atelier of sculptor Antoine Bourdelle, another sculptor's work is celebrated, though none in stone or clay. Couturier Madame Grès always wanted to be sculptor, and has said she considers herself one. And so amidst Bourdelle's molds and...

ModaLisboa Love - Ricardo Preto Fall 2011 - Photo by Telma Russo  Tive a grande oportunidade de ver as criações de Madame Grés, recentemente, no MUDE, em Lisboa, e passei um tempo infinito a olhar para aqueles fantásticos e esculturais vestidos. Agora há semelhante oportunidade de apreciar...

'Madame Grès, La Couture à L'Oeuvre' is the 1st retrospective in Paris of the work of this visionary couturier, an amazing exhibition organized by the Musée Galliera, and showcased at Musée Bourdelle – Madame Grès (1903-1993) continued to repeat throughout her life: "I wanted to be a sculptor....

- Madame Grès' Museum poster The Fashion/Art debate rages on. While a Jean Paul Gaultier retrospective opens in Montreal and the news that Rodarte's first couture collection will soon appear at The LA County Museum of Art, one exhibition continues quietly on in Paris. Madame Grès, La...

For someone like myself, who immerses herself in fashion history on a regular basis, it's hard to believe that Madame Gres could go unnoticed, particularly by an experienced dealer. After all, some would argue that Madame Gres was the greatest couturier in history! But unlike other legends...

haute couture fashion designer, she launched her design house under the name of Grès in Paris in 1942. Trained as a sculptress, she had designed haute couture designs for fashionable women of his era as Marlene Dietrich, Grace Kelly, Greta Garbo or Jacqueline Kennedy. The exhibition at...

Unbelievably, there's never been a retrospective of Madame Grès in Paris—until now. A lifetime of the visionary couturière's work can be seen in an inspirational exhibition organized by the Musée Galliera, but held in the Musée Bourdelle. Madame Grès, born Germaine Émilie Krebs, always wished...

That last sentence was very long with a lot of subjects and even more parentheses, don't you think ? I'm sure it's because it's summer. The closer we get to the 15th of july (july 15th- august 15th —-> the deep core of the summer to me) the less my sentences make sense. Must be the sun...

The sculpted dresses of Madame Grès have found a home at the Bourdelle Museum. The exhibition showcased 80 creations from the collections of the Galliera Museum, as well as loans from private collectors and contemporary designers. Automne 1933. Robe du soir fourreau. Jersey de viscose...

Madame Grès at Musée Bourdelle | Source: Styleclicker Gone Global: Fashion as Art?(IHT) "At any given moment there are at least a dozen museums across the world offering major fashion displays — not to mention exhibits in galleries or even department stores... Fashion exhibitions are thus...

 

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