Images: Ottavio Missoni, Untitled, 1973, 173×98 cm, acrylic on board. ‘Le forme della moda’, The Forms of Fashion installation of Missoni garments dating from 1953 to 2014 at MISSONI, L’ARTE, IL COLORE, 2015. Courtesy MA*GA Art Museum.


Venue:  Fashion & Textile Museum, London

Dates:  6 May – 15 December, 2016

“Explore the creative process of Italian fashion house Missoni and the textiles of Ottavio and Rosita Missoni in the context of 20th century fine art. One of the most respected exponents of the ‘Made in Italy’ concept, the work of Ottavio and Rosita Missoni is deeply rooted in modern art making the Missoni brand distinctive in the world of international fashion.”


Author: Sandra Ley

Sandra Ley is the visual arts and fashion design librarian for Pima Community College in Tucson, Arizona.

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