The Arts Décoratifs has given carte blanche to one of the most innovative and creative fashion designers of our time: Hussein Chalayan . Following his own unique approach to design for seventeen years, he stands on the frontier of fashion, architecture and design.
His work is characterized by an int ellectual rigor and a quest for technical perfect ion that often defies fashion stereotypes. Chalayan stood out from the start of his career through his highly invent iveexplorat ion of various mediums ,including sculpture, furniture, video and special effects , which he uses in his fas hion shows, drawing ins pirat ion directly from the political, social and economic realities of his era.
The exhibition showcas es this rich, complex world, in which clothing, installations , fashion shows, projections and research are shown side by side to illustrate the artist ’s distinctive process .
The Arts Décorat ifs museums - 107 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris
Métro: Palais-Royal, Pyramides, Tuileries