Christian Lacroix the Costumier
Presented by the National Museum of Singapore from 20th March to 7th June 2009 Organised in collaboration with Centre National du Costume de Scène, France With the generous support of the Singapore Tourism Board and the French Embassy in Singapore Number of visitors: 34,000
The virtuoso haute couture designer Christian Lacroix, known for his bright colours and extravagant embellishments, presents his splendid design work of twenty years for the theatre, dance and opera in this exclusive exhibition.
For the very first time in Asia, eighty spectacular costumes and sixty sketches are shown at the National Museum of Singapore.
The exhibition is inaugurated by Mr Lui Tuck Yew, Senior Minister of State for Education and Information, Communication and the Arts, Ms Lee Chor Lin, Director of the National Museum of Singapore and Mr Pierre Buhler, Ambassador of France to Singapore.
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