June 13, 2024


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Dior brings the first of its kind exhibition in the Middle East

Fashionistas and fans of Dior in the Middle East, good news for them as the fashion brand is bringing the first of its kind in the region, a fashion exhibition in Doha, Qatar that will embrace a close connection to the Middle East through it.

Titled —Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams, which is designed specifically for the Middle East, is a forthcoming exhibition in celebration of the Parisian Maison, which is turning 75 in December.

Designed specifically for the region, the exhibition will take place from November 2021 until March 2022 at Doha’s M7 Art Center following successful stops in Paris, London, and Shanghai.

The exhibition is an ode to the house’s traditional heritage, that has been specially curated by Olivier Gabet, the Director of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, the much-anticipated exhibition will feature a lineup of memorable pieces that have defined the heritage fashion house, such as the iconic Bar Jacket, an iconic garment instantly-recognizable by its cinched waist from Monsieur Dior’s revolutionary 1947 collection as well as other objects that fashion enthusiasts will revel in.

The exhibition will also display original sketches by the legendary designer from his couture collections, a baccarat blue crystal limited edition Miss Dior perfume bottle from the year 1947, and haute couture creations by succeeding Dior creative directors such as John Galliano, Raf Simons, and Yves Saint Laurent.

Adding to the collections will also be creations from other creative directors including Yves Saint Laurent, Raf Simons, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Maison’s notable history will make its way back to the exhibition with signature pieces and decorative works of art that were from the collections of Musée des Arts Décoratifs.

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