Behind the Scenes Wearable Art

Haute Couture

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A mingling of fashion and art

A dress transforms into an artwork, back into a dress and into an artwork again.    

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Poetry becomes reality, morphing back into fantasy.

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Art comes to life in a gallery of surreal proportions

Viktor&Rolf — Haute Couture — Paris

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Action painting meets Baroque.

Cracked textile frames unleash the silhouette and create a voluminous bend of reality. Intricate motifs parade the catwalk, transforming Golden Age paintings with the rawness and spontaneity of action painting. 

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The painterly gesture is achieved through trompe l'oeil techniques: each artwork is executed in a complex layering of laser-cut jacquards, embroideries and appliqués.

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