On Friday 3 November, the Media launch of the NGV Summer Exhibition. Gabrielle Chanel, Fashion Manifesto. was held in presence of local dignitaries. After the presentation by the President of the NGV, Ms Janet Whiting and its Director, Mr.Tony Ellwood, the Minister for Creative Industries, the Hon Danny Pearson, mentionned how strong the links between France and Victoria were, as illustrated by the exhibition.
Curated by the Palais Galliera in Paris and in partnership with the NGV ,the exhibition focusses on 20th century fashion culture and its legacy through French designer Gabrielle Chanel. The exhibition is grand, glamorous and features 100+ outfits including jewelry, accessories, cosmetics, and perfumes.
The exhibition runs until 25 April 2022 and it is open from 10am till 5pm daily.