• How Azzedine Alaïa changed the way we see women's bodies

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    The Tunisian designer died in November, but with his first London boutique opening ahead of a major UK exhibition in May, his work has long proved to be far ahead of its time The king is dead; long live the king. Azzedine Alaïa's heart failed last November , but his presence will be more keenly felt in Britain this year than ever before. A major exhibition opens at the Design Museum in May , with his first London boutique coming to New Bond Street before that. After the outpouring of emotion on his death - from Naomi Campbell , who lived with him as a teenage model and always called him...
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  • ‘Je Suis Couturier' - An Exhibition Celebrating The Life And Work Of Azzedine Alaïa

    ‘Je Suis Couturier' - An Exhibition Celebrating The Life And Work Of Azzedine Alaïa

    4 monthes ago - By 10 magazine

    Azzedine Alaïa is a fashion legend, and his sudden passing in November devastated the industry, but now more than ever his legacy is being celebrated. The exhibition “Je Suis Couturier” was opened on Sunday by Christoph Van Weyhe, Carla Sozzani and the Association Azzedine Alaïa, with a crowd of fashion friends and family of the late Mr Alaia. 41 dresses are on display in the Marais head quarters, and this is just the first of many things happening at the Association Azzedine Alaïa, the next being a book shop opening in April. We couldn't get enough of the exhibition via social media...
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