London - Exhibition

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

Victoria and Albert Museum

27 May 201718 Feb 2018

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This exhibition examines the work and legacy of influential Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga, with over 100 pieces crafted by ‘the master’ of couture, his protégées and contemporary fashion designers working in the same innovative tradition.

  • X-ray photograph of silk taffeta evening dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1955, Paris, France. X-ray by Nick Veasey, 2016. © Nick VeaseyX-ray photograph of silk taffeta evening dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1955, Paris, France. X-ray by Nick Veasey, 2016. © Nick Veasey

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
mon, tue, wed, thu, sat, sun 10:00 am - 5:45 pm; fri 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

ADMISSION:
Free

ESTABLISHED:
1852

SPACE:
51.000 m2

T: +44 20 7942 2000 M: contact@vam.ac.uk W: Victoria and Albert Museum
ADDRESS:
Cromwell Road London, SW7 2RL UK