The《CHAOS》Showcase which is currently shown at Vivienne Westwood boutique in Wellington Street, Cental, celebrates the ingenuity and creativity of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, from punk to couture; exploring her many inspirations, including historic costumes and 18th century French paintings.
Exhibits range from the infamous Urban Guerrilla bondage trousers suit from 1977, the couture pieces from recent Gold Label line, to the latest Climate Revolution Uniform from Spring Summer 2013 collection. It also features some precious archive including the Elevated Tartan Lace-up Shoe from Autumn Winter 1993 and the Foundation and Bum Cage from Autumn Winter 1995 Vive la Cocotte collection. The shop is re-decorated with the upside down Piccadilly Circus photograph, a restoration from the interior deco of “Seditionaries” shop at 430 King’s Road in late 1970s.
The showcase features the Gainsborough Palladium Fine Jewellery which is inspired by the trompe l’oeil technique in the Baroque period. It is worth to highlight that this collection is showed and available for sale in Hong Kong for the very first time.
Date: 6th June – 31st August 2013
Venue: Vivienne Westwood boutique
27-29 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong
Opening Hours: 10:30am – 8:30pm