Viktor and Rolf Couture Spring 2014

Viktor & Rolf at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

It must be my week for noticing exhibitions. Today, it’s Viktor & Rolf Fashion Artists on at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 21 October 2016 to 26 February 2017.

If you are unaware of the creative, surreal, artistic and brilliant collections by Viktor & Rolf, it may be time to catch up, if you can, by seeing the exhibition, described in the promotional blurb as:

The spectacular and avant-garde creations of Dutch fashion designers Viktor & Rolf are on display in Australia for the first time in an exhibition organised by the National Gallery of Victoria in close collaboration with the designers.

Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists explores Viktor & Rolf’s radical conception of ‘wearable art’. Since forming their creative partnership in 1992, Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren have gained critical acclaim for their cerebral and witty approach to couture. The exhibition, which coincides with the luxury fashion label’s twenty-fifth anniversary in 2017, explores the elements that make Viktor & Rolf designs unique in the contemporary fashion world.

Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists features some of the Dutch design duo’s most show-stopping and innovative works, drawn from the Viktor & Rolf archive as well as museum collections in the Netherlands… click here to read more

If Australia is a little too far to travel, google, read, install the Vogue Runway App or just scroll down here, taking a moment to admire the *fashion as art* greatness of Viktor & Rolf …

Viktor and Rolf Couture Spring 2016
Viktor and Rolf Couture Spring 2016
Viktor and Rolf Couture Fall 2015
Viktor and Rolf Couture Fall 2015
Viktor and Rolf Couture Fall 2013
Viktor and Rolf Couture Fall 2013
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2013
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2013
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2011
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2011
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2010
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2010
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2010
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2010
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2008
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2008
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2005
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2005
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2004
Viktor and Rolf RTW Spring 2004
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2001
Viktor and Rolf RTW Fall 2001

 

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