EXHIBIT: Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty
WHERE: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
WHEN: Until July 31, 2011
The Met celebrates the life and work of the legendary fashion designer Alexander McQueen, who tragically died in February of last year. The exhibition will showcase over a hundred pieces from McQueen's ouevre, reaching as far back as his 1992 postgraduate collection. On view will be iconic designs such as the kimono jacket and the Origami frock coat. It is not only a spectacular exhibition, but also a tribute to the work of a great artist.