Tag: Chiuri, Maria Grazia

All the Best Pictures From the Couture Shows

The couture shows have now come to a close in Paris but T’s photographers were there to capture all the action. Here, our notes on the collections and our favorite images. Paris Wednesday, Jan. 22 Fifty years after founding his namesake label, Jean Paul Gaultier bid goodbye to the runways with a spectacular show that […]

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If Women Ruled the World, What Would They Wear?

PARIS — A few decades ago, around the time she unveiled her breakthrough work “The Dinner Party” and formulated her animating question “What if Women Ruled the World?,” the artist Judy Chicago made a maquette of an enormous sculpture she wanted to build. Entitled “The Female Divine,” it would be a reclining corpulent nude, reveling […]

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Inside Judy Chicago’s Monumental Goddess Sculpture for Dior

At Christian Dior’s spring 2020 haute couture show in Paris today, attendees were ushered inside an enormous womblike chamber, with a curved mauve ceiling and soft lilac carpeting. The space was part of a 225-foot-long and 45-foot-high inflatable anthropomorphic sculpture, installed in the gardens of the Musée Rodin, by the pioneering American artist Judy Chicago. […]

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