Culture Chanel

Cecile Beaton, 1961



“Culture Chanel”
16th January – 3rd March 2013
Guangzhou Opera House – Canton


After visiting Shanghai’s Museum of ContemporaryArt and Pechino’s National Art Museum of China,
the exhibition “Culture Chanel” arrive at the Guangzhou Opera House from January 16 to March 3, 2013. 

Once again curated by Jean-Louis Froment, the Guangzhou installment of “Culture Chanel” is organized
in partnership with the Guangdong Museum of Art and will feature around 400 art pieces encompassing
the brand’s history and its relationship to the arts, including photos, paintings, drawings, manuscripts, books, films.

Of course, fashion will feature prominently, highlighting iconic looks from the house’s founder
to those of its current reigning couturier, Karl Lagerfeld.



Douglas Kirkland, July 1962 



 Willy Rizzo, 1959