New York exhibition celebrates Dior's American influence
New York - Christian Dior’s hit exhibition tracing the history of the legendary French fashion house opens in New York this week with an American twist after record-breaking attendances in Paris and London. “Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams” premieres at the Brooklyn Museum on Friday and features more than 300 haute couture dresses as well as...
Sep. 9, 2021
Dior retrospective coming to the Brooklyn Museum in September
The highly successful ‘Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams’ exhibition, which debut in Paris at theMusée des Arts Décoratifsin 2017, before stopping in London and Shanghai is coming to America in September. The major retrospective of the House of Dior will run at the Brooklyn Museum in New York from September 10 to February 20, 2022, with an...
Jun. 7, 2021
Pierre Cardin honored at the Brooklyn Museum
The Brooklyn Museum opened a retrospective on Pierre Cardin this weekend. Appropriate to the space age themes seen in the fashion designer's work, the exhibition was planned to open in time with the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing. Titled "Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion," the exhibition showcases all seven decades of Cardin's career,...
Jul. 22, 2019
Video: Brooklyn Museum's tribute to Pierre Cardin
Pierre Cardin is one of the most acclaimed and successful fashion designers and businessmen in France—and the world. A master tailor of haute couture, he risked his career and reputation to launch a ready-to-wear line in 1959. In the process, he democratized fashion, bringing good design to a broader public. Source: Brooklyn Museum, YouTube.
Jul. 22, 2019