Monday, June 25, 2012

Balenciaga in Paris

I am in one of my favorite cities, Paris, for a bit of work and a bit of play.  And one of the first things I wanted to do was to go see an exhibit of one of my favorite designers: Balenciaga.  It is a tiny eclectic show.  A cabinet of curiosities collected by Balenciaga and designed by Balenciaga...

It is a show that combines some of the textiles, laces and embroideries that Balenciaga collected for his own personal collection (and exhibited for the first time) with some wonderful designs from Balenciaga.

All photos by Andrea Cairone for RARE vintage

Cristobal Balenciaga: Collectionneur de Modes
April 13 - October 7 2012
at Les Docks - Cité de la Mode et du Design
34 quai d'Austerlitz


1 comment:

  1. What an extraordinary post. Thank you so much.



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