The Vulgar

Fashion Redefined

13 October 2016 - 5 February 2017
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“Brilliantly over-the-top couture from the past 100 years is paired with historic items to give a history of “bad” taste.” “tremendous fun.” The Sunday Telegraph

“a dazzling show”, “a thought-provoking show and a feast for the eyes” Time Out

“The brash and the blatant can be boundary breaking as this look at the idea of vulgarity through the lens of fashion suggests.” The Times

“The Barbican Centre’s latest brilliant exhibition celebrates all things weird and wonderful in the fashion world.” Evening Standard

"Prepare to be amazed" Vogue

“The Vulgar: Fashion Redefined is a chance to revel in the best of the flamboyant and brazen that the fashion has to offer. After all, who wants to be a wallflower?” The Culture Trip


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