Monday, February 11, 2013

PUNK: chaos to couture - preview

clothes for heroes 
john lydon photographed by ray stevenson, 1976
 junya watanabe fall/winter 2006/2007

d.i.y. bricolage 
gary wilson photograped by roberta bayley, 1977
maison martin margiela spring/summer 2011

d.i.y. graffiti & agitprop 
patti smith photographed by caroline coon, late 1970s 
ann demeulemeester spring/summer 2000

d.i.y. graffit & agitprop 
joe strummer photographed by ray stevenson, 1977  
helmut lang fall/winter 2003-2004

d.i.y. hardware 
joe strummer, 1970s 
riccardo tisci for house of givenchy spring/summer 2008, photographed by glen luchford for vogue italia.

d.i.y. destroy 
sid vicious photographed by dennis morris, 1977  
karl lagerfeld for house of chanel, photographed by david sims for vogue, march 2011

d.i.y. destroy
john lydon photographed by richard young, 1976
 rei kawakubo for comme des garçons photographed by peter lindbergh, 1982

d.i.y. destroy
richard hell photographed by kate simon, late 1970s
hussein chalayan, spring/summer 2003, photographed by eric nehr for dazed & confused

the theme for the met ball gala this year is "PUNK: chaos to couture".  the exhibit will feature approximately 100 original vintage garments from the punk era juxtaposed with their designer counterparts. can't wait! 

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