Critics on Monday accused London's iconic Victoria & Albert Museum of compromising its role as a source of inspiration for artists after forbidding visitors from sketching exhibits from its new underwear show. The world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, which houses over 4.5 million objects, […]

Designers Viktor Horsting and Rolf Snoeren are getting the fine artist treatment at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne, Australia. A new exhibition titled "Viktor & Rolf: Fashion Artists" is set to open to the public on October 21. The theme behind the exhibit is exploring the notion of wearable […]

The Harris Tweed Authority has teamed up with the V&S Dundee to showcase a number of iconic outfits crafted from its handwoven fabrics at Milan's Design Triennale Exhibition, as part of the annual Salone del Mobile. "A lover of wild open spaces, I feel an affinity for Harris Tweed," said designer Margaret […]

Jeremy Scott, the new enfant terrible in fashion, is to celebrate his 20th anniversary with an exhibition at the Dallas Contemporary museum in October next year. The Moschino Creative Director has been unapologetic for his kitsch and pop-inspired fashions, including collections based on Barbie and McDonald's […]

France's richest man, LVMH boss Bernard Arnault, broke his silence Thursday on a hit documentary in which the little guys take him on -- and end up laughing all the way to the bank. "For 20 years we have been the object of criticism by groups from the extreme left. We are used to this kind of criticism," […]

Careful examination of the LVMH figures show that not all brands, particularly Dior, are performing as well as they have been in the past. Whether it is the departure of Raf Simons that had any effect, revenues at Christian Dior Couture declined 1 percent to 429 million euros in Q3 to March 31. The […]

Lingerie is the main focus of the Victoria and Albert Museum’s latest fashion exhibition, with the London museum displaying the largest exhibition of underwear ever to go on display with more than 200 pieces being showcased. ‘Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear’ explores the history of underwear […]

London - German art book publisher Benedikt Taschen has released a two-volume collector's edition celebrating the illustrious career of British supermodel Naomi Campbell. Titled “Naomi Campbell The Art of Beauty,” the monograph charts Campbell's rise to fame as one of the most recallnizable people in […]

The Levi’s 501 button fly jeans, the original and first ever blue jean, born in 1873, is being immortalised in a new documentary exploring the impact the Original 501 jean has had on cultural history. The 17-minute three-part film, made in partnership with Cone Mills Denim in North Carolina, pays tribute […]

London - The Victoria & Albert Museum's thrice yearly publication on the visual arts and fashion sees a photographic and personal tribute of David Bowie by Hedi Slimane in its Spring issue. The Saint Laurent Creative Director previously photographed Bowie for his own book Stage, a study of photographic […]

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