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Impossible wardrobes

Author: Tilda Swinton; Olivier Saillard; Palais de Tokyo (Museum : Paris, France),; École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France),; Musée Galliéra,
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"This lavish three-book set presents the three performance pieces that spanned a period of three years. In The Impossible Wardrobe (2012), Swinton walks down a runway with a selection of historically and culturally significant garments from the past 200 years. In Eternity Dress (2013), a garment is tailor-made in front of a live audience. And in the third performance in the series, Cloakroom (2014), Swinton examines  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
History
Exhibition catalogues
Exhibitions
Named Person: Tilda Swinton; Tilda Swinton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tilda Swinton; Olivier Saillard; Palais de Tokyo (Museum : Paris, France),; École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (France),; Musée Galliéra,
ISBN: 9780847841769 0847841766
OCLC Number: 854497771
Notes: Title from slipcase.
Catalog of exhibitions held at the Palais de Tokyo, 2012; the École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts de Paris, 2013; and the Palais Galliéra, 2014.
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Contents: The impossible wardrobe --
Eternity dress --
Cloakroom vestiaire obligatoire.
Other Titles: The impossible wardrobe
Eternity dress
Cloakroom vestiaire obligatoire
Responsibility: Tilda Swinton & Olivier Saillard.

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An exquisitely illustrated examination of the influence of fashion, as conceived by Olivier Saillard and interpreted by Tilda Swinton.  Read more...

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-[Saillard and Swinton are] an interesting pair. And, to prove it, they set out to look at 20th century fashion in an entirely new way. They are not the first nor will they be the last, but their Read more...

 
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