08 June 2012

Dressing the 20th Century , Women’s Fashion in the Designer Era

The exhibition focuses on fashion designers from Limburg within the context of the 20th Century. The region continues to generate an extremely diverse group of fashion talents. Raf Simons, Maison Martin Margiela, Les Hommes, and up and coming designers such as Sofie Claes ensure that Belgium is highly regarded on the international fashion map A few names: Gabrielle Chanel, Jacques Fath, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Madame Grès, Maison Worth, Mariano Fortuny, Gianni Versace, Rudi Gernreich, Yves Saint Laurent, Pierre Cardin, Junya Watanabe – Comme des Garçons, Emilio Pucci, André Courrèges, Moschino, Issey Miyake, Pierre Balmain, Christian Dior, Jeanne Lanvin, Valentino, Yoshiki Hishinuma, Tim Van Steenbergen, Dirk Van Saene, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Yohji Yamamoto, Stephen Sprouse, Roberto Cavalli, Zandra Rhodes, Jil Sander, Emanuel Ungaro, Alexander McQueen, Vivienne Westwood, Azzedine Alaïa, Patrick Kelly, Jeanne Paquin, Hanae Mori, Marcel Rochas, John Galliano, Raf Simons, Maison Martin Margiela, Sofie Claes, Dirk Bikkembergs, Ti+Hann, Les Hommes, Marjolein Van den Heuvel. source:Modemuseum Hasselt