The Danziger Gallery is featuring the seldom-seen photographs of Antonio Lopez through April 28 in its Rivington Street space.
Karl Lagerfeld, Adwoa Aboah, Sarah Andelman and Etienne Russo attended the event.
Half of the labels competing for a cash prize of 300,000 euros are treading a unisex line.
The 16-year-old daughter of Cindy Crawford has worked on a line of ready-to-wear and accessories that will hit stores in September.
The maker of the Jacob Cohen premium denim line will produce and distribute Karl Lagerfeld Denim in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
In an exclusive interview, Sébastien Jondeau talks growing up poor, learning from his boss and finding his style groove.
Along with wide shoulders, big poufy dresses, bold-colored gowns and the onset of MTV, fashion trends were fast and furious until the Stock Market and the Iron Curtain came crashing down toward the end of the decade.