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Tour of V&A Exhibition 'Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk' for Icon Members

Textiles Group

From: Friday 13.03.20
at 8:45am
To: Friday 13.03.20
at 10:00am
Booking essential, Limited Places!
Location:

Victoria and Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, SW7 2RL

 

Cost:

FREE for Icon Members

Summary: 

A chance to see Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk before the crowds!

Event description: 

We are delighted to be able to offer members of the Icon Textile Group the chance to see this new exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. This visit is FREE for Icon members, but is limited to 20 participants.

From the V&A's website...

This exhibition will present the kimono as a dynamic and constantly evolving icon of fashion, revealing the sartorial, aesthetic and social significance of the garment from the 1660s to the present day, both in Japan and the rest of the world.

https://www.vam.ac.uk/exhibitions/kimono-kyoto-to-catwalk

In order to secure your place please email Elizabeth-Anne Haldane ACR at e.haldane@vam.ac.uk. Please also include your Icon membership number.

Additional information: 
Cost of exhibition ticket is covered for members. Members will need to arrange their own travel and/or accomodation as needed.