AKIRA, Sydney

Established
1993 Sydney, New South Wales

 (24 works)

  • Etheric zest outfit
    Title
    Etheric zest outfit
    Production date
    2000 {autumn-winter}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    wool, cashmere, silk, glass beads, plastic sequins
    Accession number
    2000.101.a-d
    Credit Line
    Kaiser Bequest, 2000
  • Singlet
    Title
    Singlet
    Production date
    2005 {spring-summer}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    cotton, silk thread, rayon
    Accession number
    2005.494
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Outfit
    Title
    Outfit
    Production date
    2000 {spring-summer, 2000-01 Metamorphosis collection}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk organza, glass beads
    Accession number
    2001.12.a-b
    Credit Line
    Gerstl Bequest, 2001
  • Earring dress
    Title
    Earring dress
    Production date
    2005 {spring-summer}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    cotton, silk, suede, metal, plastic, wood
    Accession number
    2005.492
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Outfit
    Title
    Outfit
    Production date
    2005-2006 {autumn-winter}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    wool, cotton, metal
    Accession number
    2005.493.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased with funds from the Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2005
  • Inspirational Piece: Funeral kimono
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Funeral kimono
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk, habotai silk, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.5
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Actual Piece: Wrap Coat dress
    Title
    Actual Piece: Wrap Coat dress
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    angora wool, silk jacquard, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.6
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Actual Piece: Shift dress
    Title
    Actual Piece: Shift dress
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk organza, habotai silk, cotton thread, metallic embroidery thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.14
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Inspirational Piece: Wedding kimono
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Wedding kimono
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk jacquard, cotton, metallic embroidery thread, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.13
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Dress
    Title
    Dress
    Production date
    2010
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk, cotton, metallic thread
    Accession number
    2010.551
    Credit Line
    Gift of Amanda Leen, 2010
  • Inspirational Piece: Wedding kimono
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Wedding kimono
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk jacquard, cotton wadding, cotton thread, metallic embroidery threads, tulle
    Accession number
    2001.827.1
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Shoes
    Title
    Shoes
    Production date
    2008 {Resort 2009}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer); PRESTON ZLY DESIGN, Melbourne (maker); Johanna PRESTON (designer); Petr ZLY (designer)
    Medium
    silk, leather, rubber, brass
    Accession number
    2008.561.a-b
    Credit Line
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
  • Actual Piece: Organza play top
    Title
    Actual Piece: Organza play top
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk organza, cotton, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.12
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Headpiece
    Title
    Headpiece
    Production date
    2008 {Resort 2009}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer); Christiane LEHMANN (maker); Kelvin HARRIES (stylist)
    Medium
    nylon, polyester, metal
    Accession number
    2008.560
    Credit Line
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008
  • Actual Piece: Beaded Dress
    Title
    Actual Piece: Beaded Dress
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    cotton calico, beading, cotton wadding, cotton threads, habotai silk
    Accession number
    2001.827.2
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Inspirational Piece: Kimono
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Kimono
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk, cotton thread, polyester, Velcro
    Accession number
    2001.827.3
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Inspirational Piece: Akira Shopping Bag
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Akira Shopping Bag
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    paper, cotton tape, ink, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.7
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Actual Piece: Boxed top
    Title
    Actual Piece: Boxed top
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk organza, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.8
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Inspirational Piece: Hakama
    Title
    Inspirational Piece: Hakama
    Production date
    2001
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (manufacturer); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    acetate jacquard, cotton, cotton thread
    Accession number
    2001.827.11
    Credit Line
    Purchased, 2001
  • Outfit
    Title
    Outfit
    Production date
    2008 {Resort 2009}
    Artist/Maker
    AKIRA, Sydney (fashion house); Akira ISOGAWA (designer)
    Medium
    silk
    Accession number
    2008.559.a-c
    Credit Line
    Purchased, Victorian Foundation for Living Australian Artists, 2008