Les Arts Décoratifs

Four looks from Chanel Metiers d’Art collections by Karl Lagerfeld.

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Paris Museum Probes Luxury’s Shifting Meaning

The eclectic display features fashions, furniture, jewelry and household objects from 800 B.C. through to today.

clock October 12, 2020Miles Socha

Which Major Events Are Canceled Because of Coronavirus?

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WWD EXCLUSIVE: Dior to Bring Museum Exhibit to China in July

“Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams” will run at the Long Museum West Bund in Shanghai from July 28 to Oct. 4.

clock May 20, 2020Joelle Diderich

Dresses by Madeline Vionnet and Elsa Schiaparelli are shown next to styled photos.

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Fashion Exhibitions Are Getting Extended, Postponed

Les Arts Décoratifs in Paris and MoMu in Antwerp are changing dates amid coronavirus outbreak.

clock April 10, 2020Miles Socha

The cover of the April 1965 issue.

Fashion Features

Harper’s Bazaar Gets the Museum Treatment in Paris

The showcase at Les Arts Décoratifs mingles 60 show-stopping dresses with photography, artworks and video.

clock February 26, 2020Miles Socha

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Janelle Monáe, Dita Von Teese Visit Louboutin Exhibition

Guests swapped shoe-related disaster stories at the “Christian Louboutin, L’Exhibitionniste” cocktail on Monday.

clock February 25, 2020Fleur Burlet

A sculpture by David Corvalán.

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Loewe Reveals 30 Finalists for 2020 Crafts Prize

“Many of the artists chosen this year use found and upcycled materials in their work,” the fashion house said.

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Peter Marino


Peter Marino on Rooting for the Ugly Ducklings

The architect signed copies of his book on Theodore Deck at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs on Tuesday.

clock January 24, 2020Fleur Burlet

Thierry Mugler, creator.

Fashion Scoops

Montreal’s Hit Mugler Exhibition is Heading to Paris

The display spans some 150 garments made between 1977 and 2014 as well as unpublished archival documents and sketches.

clock January 21, 2020Miles Socha

"Marche et Démarche" at the Arts Décoratifs museum runs until Feb. 23.

Fashion Features

How Marie-Antoinette’s Tiny Feet Inspired an Entire Exhibition

“Marche et Démarche” at the Arts Décoratifs in Paris looks at the evolution of footwear design through the years.

clock November 7, 2019Fleur Burlet

© Man Ray 2015 Trust / Adagp, Paris, 2019


Arts Décoratifs Museum Celebrates the Most Modern of Maharajas

The Parisian museum’s latest exhibition celebrates the life of Maharaja Yeshwant Rao Holkar II, one of the greatest collectors of modern art in the Thirties.

clock September 26, 2019Fleur Burlet

A look from Schiaparelli's Story Number One collection.

Fashion Features

Paris Museum Sets Schiaparelli, Iris Van Herpen Exhibitions

Olivier Gabet, director of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, unveiled its preliminary schedule for the next six years.

clock September 18, 2019Joelle Diderich

Harper's Bazaar Cover, June 1953, Louise Dahl-Wolfe

Fashion Scoops

Harper’s Bazaar to Mount Major Paris Exhibition

The showcase will mark the reopening of the fashion galleries at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs after an important renovation.

clock September 17, 2019Miles Socha

Martin Margiela

Fashion Scoops

Sotheby’s Paris to Auction Private Collection of Vintage Martin Margiela

Close to 220 items of clothing and accessories will go under the hammer during the online sale between Sept. 19 and Oct. 1.

clock July 9, 2019Joelle Diderich

Pensée shoes by Christian Louboutin

Fashion Features

Christian Louboutin Plots Paris Exhibition

The Palais de la Porte Dorée will house the show in February 2020.

clock June 21, 2019WWD Staff

Pamela Golbin

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Pamela Golbin Is Trading Fashion History for Wearable Tech

She is curating what’s billed as the first artist-in-residency program to explore synergies between technology, art and fashion.

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