After four years of public works, the Palais Galliera, which houses the Musée de la mode de la Ville de Paris (City of Paris’ Fashion Museum), is finally reopening. The first inaugural exhibition is devoted to Tunisian fashion designer Azzedine Alaïa. Haute couture lovers will discover 70 garments by the fashion designer, in a setting made by Parisian designer Martin Szekely. Alaïa’s collections have always been linked with contemporary art, and exhibited near Pablo Picasso, Jean-Michel Basquiat or Andy Warhol works. A must-see retrospective you can discover until January 2014.
Exhibition: “Azzedine Alaïa”, from September 28th, 2013 to January 26th, 2014.
Open Tuesday – Sunday from 10am to 6pm.
Late night on Thursday until 9pm.
Closed on Monday and public holidays.
Full rate: €8 / Senior fare: €6 (over-60s) / Concession: €4 (14 to 26 years old) / Free for under-13s.
Photo credits: Patrick Demarchelier
Palais Galliera, Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris
10, avenue Pierre 1er de Serbie
Tel: +33 (0)1 56 52 86 00
Metro: Iéna and Alma-Marceau (line 9).