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Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto – Curator-talk

Enjoy a lecture with Exhibition Curator, Oriole Cullen on the V&A’s blockbuster Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto

Harvard Club of New York West Room (Third Floor), 35 West 44th Street, NY 100036, United States

November 8, 2023, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join Oriole Cullen for a lecture on the revelatory exhibition, Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto, currently on at the V&A South Kensington.

The first UK exhibition dedicated to the work of French couturière, Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel, charting the establishment of the House of CHANEL and the evolution of her iconic design style which continues to influence the way women dress today. Based upon the Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto exhibition organised by the Palais Galliera, Fashion Museum of the City of Paris, the exhibition will be re-imagined for the V&A and feature rarely seen pieces from the V&A’s collection, alongside looks from Palais Galliera and the Patrimoine de CHANEL, the heritage collections of the fashion House in Paris. Key pieces on display will include outfits created for British model Anne Gunning (later Lady Nutting) and Hollywood stars Lauren Bacall and Marlene Dietrich.

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Please RSVP to Sally Ketchum, Executive Director, V&A Americas Foundation at [email protected] by Monday, April 17, 2023 or use the RSVP form below.

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