Monday, February 28, 2011
Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the Met Museum
My best friend Brenda with glee discovered last night the most exciting of news. May 4 there will be a retrospective of Alexander McQueen"Savage Beauty" Such a fitting name. For those of you who maybe done know, see a slideshow from New York Magazine. *Tisk Tisk Vogue you need to spend more effort on your posting of such a monumental happening. See Trendhunter, or a Bjork album cover catalog or these sites to see what made Alexander so innovative and special. He wasnt just a name, he changed things from the inside. He was brave! Strangely I was sent this slideshow from the New York Times by someone else, a totally differently vibed Slideshow. Hes just so prolific in the weirdest way.
The Beautiful Butterfly Dress .I would have loved to have this dress. Even if I'm fat!
"At this morning’s Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute press breakfast, held at the Ritz in London, Andrew Bolton, the curator for the upcoming exhibition “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” described how the countervailing forces of darkness and light, primitivism and sophistication, make the designer’s work so singular and so thrilling. "MORE HERE
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