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Proper dress code, when the garment make scandal – In Paris


Proper dress code, when the garment make scandal

at Musée des Arts Décoratif, Paris

PARIS/FRANCE: Every season fashion, as in the current social and political hard to escape the question of code clothing. A new exposition starts December 1st. 2016.

“Dress code when the garment make scandal”, presented at the Musée des Arts Décoratifs 1. December 2016 to 23. April 2017, an invitation to revisit the scandals that led the great turning points in history the fourteenth century fashion nowadays.

This original and unexpected exhibition aims to explore the more than 400 applied clothing and accessories, portraits, caricat ures and small objects, catch freedoms and violations made by Dress standard codes and moral values.

Flying dress, feminine trousers, skirt for men, tuxedo for woman, mini skirt, baggy, or blue jeans, emblematic came, to us marked a break, leading to their appearance strong criticism and even bans.

Because they were too short or too long, too tight or too Further, too much or too immodest spanning, too feminine for men or too masculine for women, these clothes have transgressed the established order. The project revolves around three main themes: the garment and the rule is that a girl or a boy ? and provocative excesses, in a setting given to the designer Constance Guisset.

Tenue correcte exigée

Of course Musée des arts Décoratif is following up with a very good expressive catalogue full of illustrations.

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