The NGV’s dazzling House of Dior exhibition traces the iconic French fashion house’s enduring impact on contemporary fashion over 70 years.
Melbourne is one of only three cities around the world – in addition to New York and Paris –chosen to showcase the House of Dior 70-year anniversary exhibition, which features hundreds of one-off pieces dating back to the 1940s. The gallery has been transformed into a grand maison in the process, with chandeliers hanging overhead, plush grey carpet and risen walkways that give visitors a new perspective on Dior’s vision.
Due to the show’s popularity, the NGV has announced extended opening hours on several dates in the first week of November. The exhibition closes on November 7.