This event has finished Took place on: Wednesday, 15th May 2019
In this talk, Dr Alison Bancroft will uncover the links between avant garde thinking in art, and the fashion from Christian Dior, starting with the work of Mr Dior himself, through to the more recent collections from the current Creative Director, Maria Grazia Chiuri. Part fashion history, part theory, part critical interpretation, this talk by one of the world’s leading fashion theorists will present a new way of thinking about the importance of fashion that will take the audience way beyond the fashion industry.
Cost: Free of Charge
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More information at this website.2019-05-15 2019-05-15 Europe/London Lunchtime Lecture: Christian Dior and the Avant Garde In this talk, Dr Alison Bancroft will uncover the links between avant garde thinking in art, and the fashion from Christian Dior. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2019/05/15/lunchtime-lecture-christian-dior-and-the-avant-garde-195850 Victoria and Albert Museum,Cromwell Road, London,London,London