Breaking the Mode: Contemporary Fashion from the Permanent Collection
September 17, 2006–January 15, 2007

Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, presents Breaking the Mode: Contemporary Fashion from the Permanent Collection, opening September 17.
This exclusive exhibition brings the pages of fashion’s premier magazines to life with clothing from Alexander McQueen, Issey Miyake, Dolce & Gabbana, and fifty more of the most innovative designers of our time. Come experience this fantastic tour of fabric, form, and fashions, and discover for yourself what’ vogue.
Included in the exhibition are works from the following designers: Gilbert Adrian, Azzedine Alaïa, Nobuyoshi Araki, Christopher Bailey, Cristóbal Balenciaga, Geoffrey Beene, Pierre Cardin, Hussein Chalayan, André Courrèges, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, Jean Dessès, Christian Dior, Dolce & Gabbana, Mariano Jose Maria Bernardo Fortuny, Dai Fujiwara, John Galliano, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Rudi Gernreich, Romeo Gigli, Madame Grès, Tim Hawkinson, Yoshiki Hishinuma, Akihiko Izukura, Charles James, Norma Kamali, Rei Kawakubo, Patrick Kelly, Lachasse, Christian LaCroix, Karl Lagerfeld, Hervé Léger, Georges Lepape, Martin Margiela, Alexander McQueen, A. H. Metzner, Issey Miyake, Yasumasa Morimura, Franco Moschino, Thierry, Mugler, Cai Guo Qiang, Reiko Sudo, Hiroko Suwa, Takezo, Olivier Theyskens, Philip Treacy, Madeleine Vionnet, Junya Watanabe, Vivienne Westwood, Yohji Yamamoto, and Andrea Zittel.
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