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...

Yohji Yamamoto is a designer of the dark. Black permeates nearly everything he creates. In a documentary coming this Fall, we get a deeper glimpse into his psyche. In "This Is My Dream" we'll learn what makes him tick, but more importantly, what makes him design. Was it the bomb in Tokyo? That...

The Palace of Versailles and the Musée Galliera present an exhibition dedicated to the influence of the 18th Century on modern fashion. From haute couture to ready-to-wear, fifty looks all reflecting 18th Century dress are exhibited, each created by a great designer from the 20th century. The...

Yohji Yamamoto Fall 2011 | Paris Fashion Week Yohji Yamamoto's rebellious fall 2011 Yohji Yamamoto's cotton candy haired protagonist brought high fashion street wear to the fall 2011 season. With kaleidoscopic prints, fish netting and even wire hoop skirts for a dramatic effect–Yamamoto's...

Recently we have been to the latest "V&A Fashion in Motion" by Yohji Yamamoto" at the V&A in the Raphael Gallery. This event features Yamamoto's S|S 2011 collections,including menswear which was inspired by the V&A textile archives. The garments are modelled by real-life couples, an idea...

As one of fashion's iconic trailblazers, Westwood set the trend for future collections, with designers including Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel and Christian Lacroix all following suit. Le XVIIIeme au goût du jour (The 18th Century Back In Fashion) opened on July 8 and runs until October 9,...

" 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 School of Form and Function–Continuing his own stake at the timeless classic, Yohji Yamamoto delivers a spring 2012 collection with a scholarly apeal. Bringing together the oversize jacket with pleated skirts and cut away layers, an honest presentation progresses to reveal a joyous use of...

Indulged by Zoé Berger | Published on July 8, 2011 Vivienne Westwood exhibits in the 18th Century Back In Fashion Exhibition held at the Grand Trianon, Versailles from the 8th July to 9th October 2011. The Palace of Versailes and the Musée Galliera present an exhibition dedicated to the...

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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