INTERNATIONAL – TAASA Review March 2019
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USA Kimono Refashioned To 5 May 2019 Asian Art Museum, San Francisco In the early 1980s, Japanese avant garde designers took Paris by storm, disrupting the haute couture world with their minimalist deconstructed clothing.
But this was not the first time that Japanese design principles had transformed international fashion.
Instead as the exhibition reveals, kimono has inspired designers for 150 years. The Jewelled Isle: Art from Sri Lanka To 23 June 2019 Los Angeles County Museum of Art The exhibition presents 240 works addressing nearly 2 millennia of Sri Lankan history...