The image of black model Debra Shaw shackled to a large piece of jewellery remains one of McQueen's most controversial to this day. -- Fall/Winter 1997-1998 - It's A Jungle Out There McQueen's next collection was shown in Borough Market in 1997. The backdrop was a screen of corrugated iron,...

Left: corset with ornaments as seen in Alexander McQueen F/W 07/08. Right: asymmetric one-shoulder top as seen in S/S 1998 and S/S 08. Left: chiffon dress as seen in S/S 1998 and F/W 05. Left: horns as seen in Alexander McQueen F/W 97/98. Right: skirt made of "fabrics-strings" as seen...

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:...

Jacket, It's a Jungle Out There, Autumn/Winter 1997-1998 Legs, No. 13, Spring/Summer 1999 Prosthetic legs worn by Aimee Mullins on the runway.Dress, Joan, Autumn/Winter 1998-1999 Ensemble, Plato's Atlantis, Spring/Summer 2010 Ensemble, No. 13, Spring/Summer 1999 Dress,...

black silk jacket to a futuristic outfit, a retrospective at the Metropolitan Museum of Art chronicles the extraordinary career of the late British fashion designer Alexander McQueen. With about 100 ensembles and 70 accessories from collections spanning 19 years, the Costume Institute...

'Eshu' was McQueen`s first collection to be shown in Paris (instead of London). It is inspired by the (pre-colonial) Yoruba people of West Africa and their mythology. The oral history of the Yoruba describes an origin myth, which tells of God lowering a chain at Ile-Ife, down which came...

In February 2010, the fashion world and lovers of style and creativity deeply regretted the suicide of British designer Alexander McQueen, one of the geniuses of contemporary fashion. Now a year later, there is an encouragement to those who have scheduled trips to New York: Savage Beauty, a...

stop by the Ritz and unveil a preview of "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" earlier this week. This wasn't the first time that McQueen's frocks were shown at the Ritz, as it was the place that he showed his first postgraduate collection. Here's an early look at what's coming to New York....

uk Retrospective highlights Alexander McQueen's career BusinessWorld Online NEW YORK — From an expertly tailored black silk jacket to a futuristic outfit, a retrospective at The Metropolitan Museum of Art chronicles the extraordinary career of the late British fashion designer Alexander...

In today's Guardian, I read about the unveiling of the 19-year career of Alexander McQueen's exhibition, entitled Savage Beauty, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. A preview of the show, which will run 4 May to 31 July 2011, was presented by Anna Wintour and Samantha Cameron at the...

 

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