As someone who breaks with stylistic convention, Rei Kawakubo has transformed the classic fashion show and changed the codes of haute couture. With her almost monochrome models, she has magnified the major stages of life: birth, marriage, death and transcendence. Don’t miss the Comme des Garçons — White Drama installation at Les Docks, and discover the Comme des Garçons 2012 spring-summer collection.
Comme des Garçons – White Drama The Docks — Cité de la Mode et du Design 34 quai d’Austerlitz, 75013 Paris www.paris-docks-en-seine.fr From Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm, except public holidays. Until 7 October 2012
Photo by Dominique Maitre