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Exhibition: King Kong costumes
Image Melbourne Spring Fashion Week
Forget about King Kong taking over New York - it is Melbourne you have to worry about. He has even nuzzled his way into Melbourne Spring Fashion Week.
Or at least the extravagant costumes from the production have.
This free exhibition traces costume designer Roger Kirk's amazing creations.
Then there were the costumes for the puppeteers who control the monster and have to be invisible to the audience. Kirk experimented with 200 types of fabric to find one that would make these puppeteers vanish when the infra-red projection goes on.