08 octobre 2018

The Kimbell Art Museum showcases more than 100 examples of haute-couture fashion created by Cristóbal Balenciaga

Installation view. Courtesy of Kimbell Art Museum. Photo by Robert Laprelle. Installation view. Courtesy of Kimbell Art Museum. Photo by Robert Laprelle.  FORT WORTH, TX.- This fall, the Kimbell Art Museum presents a special exhibition featuring the work of an esteemed Spanish artist who was captivated by the richness and mystery of the color black and the dramatic opposition of light and dark. Balenciaga in Black is on view in the Renzo Piano Pavilion from October 7 through January 6, 2019.  ... [Lire la suite]
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25 mars 2018

“Cristóbal Balenciaga, Fashion and Heritage” at Cristóbal Balenciaga Museoa

© Museo Balenciaga / Henri Cartier Bresson GETARIA - This year, 2018 – European Year of Heritage – marks the 50th anniversary since the Master of Haute Couture retired in 1968. An opportunity to reflect on the heritage value of Cristóbal Balenciaga’s work from the moment of closing his salons and stopping activity at his workshops in Paris, Madrid, Barcelona and San Sebastián. This is the starting point of the exhibition Cristóbal Balenciaga, fashion and heritage, the moment that Balenciaga’s creations left the... [Lire la suite]
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06 février 2017

V&A to stage the first ever UK exhibition on fashion designer Cristóbal Balenciaga

Alberta Tiburzi in 'envelope' dress by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Harper's Bazaar, June 1967 © Hiro 1967 LONDON.- This May, the V&A will open the first ever UK exhibition exploring the work of Cristóbal Balenciaga and his continuing influence on modern fashion. It will be the first of its kind to look at his unique approach to making and will showcase pieces by his protégés and contemporary designers working in the same innovative way today. The exhibition marks the centenary of the opening of Balenciaga’s first... [Lire la suite]
27 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga Evening Gown, 1954

Cristóbal Balenciaga Evening Gown, 1954. Photo By Phillippe Pottier
23 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959. Photo Philippe Pottier pour L'Officiel.
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23 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959
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23 novembre 2016

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959

Cristóbal Balenciaga, 1959
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29 avril 2016

Woman's Hat by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Winter 1962

Woman's Hat by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Winter 1962; Pale blue ostrich feathers with black silk satin. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Rodolphe Meyer de Schauensee, 1978. Accession Number: 1978-156-26 © 2016 Philadelphia Museum of Art 
28 avril 2016

Woman's Hat by Cristóbal Balenciaga, c. 1967

Woman's Hat by Cristóbal Balenciaga, c. 1967. White silk tulle, 15 3/4 x 15 3/4 x 12 inches (40 x 40 x 30.5 cm). Purchased with funds contributed by Mrs. Howard H. Lewis, 1993. Accession Number: 1993-51-2a--c. © 2016 Philadelphia Museum of Art 
28 avril 2016

Woman's Evening Ensemble: Dress, Overdress, Bustle, and Petticoat, by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Spring 1951

Woman's Evening Ensemble: Dress, Overdress, Bustle, and Petticoat, by Cristóbal Balenciaga, Spring 1951. Black silk organza, white cotton piqué, black silk. Waist: 24 inches (61 cm). Gift of John Wanamaker, Philadelphia, 1951. Accession Number: 1951-73-1a--d. © 2016 Philadelphia Museum of Art