Since 2013, the Palais Galliera in Paris has welcomed numerous events and fashion shows: closed on 16 July 2018, it will reopen its doors on 1 October to inaugurate an important exhibition dedicated to Coco Chanel. The exhibition is divided into 10 chapters, as well as developed through 350 pieces, he wants tell about fashion and the evolution of society through his life and the stylistic codes of the Maison.
The temple of French fashion, which has always found a way to reinvent itself since 1977, has been famous for its exceptional but seasonal exhibitions, thanks to the exclusive patronage of the Maison Chanel. From now on, the underground rooms will be used for the permanent dedicated to the stylist “Thanks to the precious support of Maison Chanel, the history of fashion, the excellence of French high fashion, the know-how and the creation will now have a prestigious base in these new rooms which the Palais Galliera will be proud of. “said Olivier Saillard, former director of the museum, replaced since then by Miren Arzalluz. Add to this the inauguration of the educational laboratory and a bookstore-boutique alongside Salles Gabrielle Chanel.
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