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Rei Kawakubo / Comme des Garçons – Art of the in-between exhibition, New York City

May 8th, 2017

On display are approximately 150 designs of Kawakubo’s womenswear line for Comme des Garçons, dating from the early 1980s to her most recent collection. As the title already hints, the exhibition focuses on the designer’s highly revolutionary experiments in in-betweenness – the space between boundaries in fashion that she so tirelessly challenges.

Dover Street Market store, London – UK

January 21st, 2015

Dover Street Market store, London – UK

Comme des Garçons flagship store by Rei Kawakubo, London

February 4th, 2014

A shiny aluminium tunnel, that has been hammered into textures to refract the light, transports you from the non-descript brick facade outside to a futuristic wonderland indoors. The 465m2 white-walled interior is dotted with gold curved partitions, each of which create a module that harbours clothing as unconventional as the setting they sit in.

Dover Street Market store, New York City

December 29th, 2013

Dover Street Market store, New York City

Dover Street Market by Rei Kawakubo, London

October 11th, 2011

Dover Street Market is a retail space divided over six distinctive floors packed with avant-garde fashion, design and art objects. The focal point on the ground and first floor is ‘The Hut’, a large installation that doubles as a register and stock room.