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Dior Impressions: The Inspiration and Influence of Impressionism at the House of Dior

@inproceedings{Mller2013DiorIT,
  title={Dior Impressions: The Inspiration and Influence of Impressionism at the House of Dior},
  author={Florence M{\"u}ller and Ph. Thi{\'e}baut and Farid Chenoune},
  year={2013}
}
A gorgeous exploration of the relationship between the haute couture of Dior and the Impressionist movement. Christian Dior grew up in Granville, in Normandy, in a natural environment similar to the setting favored by the Impressionist artists. Throughout his career, he designed dresses that show links with this art movement, such as the elegance seen in the Impressionist paintings, with subtle connections through common themes such as nature, light, color, and the notion of movement. Published… 

Raf Simons and Interdisciplinary Fashion from Post-Punk to Neo-Modern

Abstract Since the launch of his menswear label in 1995, Belgian designer Raf Simons has consistently caught the zeitgeist of contemporary fashion, supplying menswear with a range of styles, shapes,