Collette Dinnigan is one of Australia's most well known fashion designers with an enviable international following. Her influence on Australian fashion during a career spanning 25 years is remarkable and her achievements are celebrated in an amazing exclusive exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum.
Collette Dinnigan: Unlaced is the first ever exhibition to explore Dinnigan's work, creativity and to celebrate her success. The exhibition features an amazing array of ensembles, accessories and archive material from Dinnigan's and the Museum's collection.
Get up close to the intricate lace and embellished designs that are classic Collette Dinnigan. Experience how she takes inspiration from colour, art, flowers, landscapes and details from vintage clothes or antique bric-a-brac to turn material into a masterpiece.
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The exhibition has been curated by Anna Tregloan, an award-winning stage designer and artist and it beautifully reflects Dinnigan's unique creative perspective which features romantic, feminine designs that have clothed a star-studded clientele including Taylor Swift, Dita Von Teese and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge.
Don't miss this sparkling exhibition of one of Australia's greatest designers.
Tickets can be purchased at the Powerhouse Museum or online.
Date: 5 September 2015 – 28 August 2016 Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm daily Location: Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences Powerhouse Museum, 500 Harris Street Ultimo 2007 Price: Free with Museum entry Museum entry prices as follows: Adults $15/Concessions $8/Members free/Children under 16yrs free