Dior unveils a sparkling exhibition in celebration of The New Look

IN CELEBRATION of The New Look – an Apple TV+ series created by Todd Adam Kessler – the Galerie Dior is opening an eclectic exhibition dedicated to the Maison’s archival costumes.

Opening on February 14th 2024, the exhibition has been specially curated to highlight key events in the title sequence – such as the legendary Sorbonne conference. Held in 1995, Dior was the first couturier to speak about his creative practice at the renowned Parisian university.

Galerie Dior Exhibition for The New Look

Following the talk, a unique runway presentation occurred, where a selection of Monsieur Dior’s models paraded through the halls in front of an audience of 1,200 students.

The runway show was an explicit display of Dior’s craftsmanship, expertise and commitment, showcasing a series of Dior’s most iconic silhouettes, including the Bar suit and the A suit.

Galerie Dior Exhibition for The New Look

Today, the new exhibition aims to revive the same magical moment with its original joie de vivre. With the help of infamous costume designer, Karen Serreau, Christian Dior’s haute couture pieces have been reproduced with utmost precision.

Galerie Dior Exhibition for The New Look

Utilising original sketches, fabric samples and period photographs, the exhibition is certain to perpetuate and further immortalise Dior’s incredible legacy.

by Sophie Richardson

The exhibition is now open to visit. For more information, please visit here.

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