CHRISTIAN DIOR &GRANVILLE
This spring THE MUSÉE CHRISTIAN DIOR, located in Normandy in the couturier’s childhood home invites you to celebrate the house’s 70th anniversary with CHRISTIAN DIOR AND GRANVILLE: THE SOURCE OF THE LEGEND, RUNNING FROM 8 APRIL TO 24 SEPTEMBER 2017.
“THE SOURCE OF THE LEGEND”
The exhibition focuses on the couturier’s childhood. THE MUSÉE CHRISTIAN DIOR, this year pays tribute to a period in the designers life that would set the stage for his future in fashion. Incorporating his work and the designers that continued his legacy under the house.
HE KEPT “THE SWEETEST AND MOST WONDERFUL MEMORIES”, HE WROTE IN HIS MEMOIRS, BEFORE EXCLAIMING: “WHAT CAN I SAY? MY LIFE, MY STYLE OWE ALMOST EVERYTHING TO ITS LOCATION AND ITS ARCHITECTURE.”
The homage to the designer is curated by the Fashion Historian FLORENCE MÜLLER. THE EXHIBITION CHRISTIAN DIOR AND GRANVILLE: THE SOURCE OF THE LEGEND, is a dialogue that involves CHRISTIAN DIOR’S childhood home and is designs produced in his Couture House, over many years marrying his past and his style.
Each room takes on an era of his fashion evolution. He has a passion for Japanese exotisim and a room his dedicated to this period. You will have to visit for yourself to see the plethora of images, sketches and clothing.
REFERENCE TODAY… CHRISTIAN DIOR MUSEUM AND GARDEN
VILLA LES RHUMBS
1 RUE D’ESTOUTEVILLE
PHONE NUMBER: +332 33 61 48 21 – MUSEE@MUSEECHRISTIANDIOR.FR WWW.MUSEE-DIOR-GRANVILLE.COM
OPENING HOURS: FROM 10AM TO 6:30PM