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Christian Dior mannequins in the
salon of House of Dior’s headquarters,
Past program

Curators’ Perspectives

NGV International
Ground Level

The House of Dior: Seventy Years of Haute Couture exhibition narrates the rich history of the fashion house, including Christian Dior’s early influences, the design codes synonymous with the House of Dior, insights into the Dior atelier workrooms, the role that accessories have played in expressing the complete Dior look and the milestones of its six successive designers following Christian Dior’s sudden death in 1957. Learn more about the exhibition as NGV Fashion and Textiles curators share their insights into the story of this fashion house.

Sun 3 Sep, 11am (Past)

Speaker Katie Somerville, Senior Curator, Fashion & Textiles, NGV

Sun 3 Sep, 12pm (Past)

Speaker Danielle Whitfield, Curator, Fashion and Textiles, NGV

Wed 4 Oct, 11am (Past)

Speaker Paola Di Trocchio, Curator, Fashion and Textiles, NGV