The Barbican marks the 50th anniversary of the James Bond franchise with and exhibition ‘Designing 007: 50 years of Bond style’ from 1962’s ‘Dr No’ to this year’s ‘Skyfall’, with a unique exhibition showcasing the inside story of the design and style of the world’s most influential and iconic movie brand.
In collaboration with EON Productions and with unprecedented access to their archives, ‘Designing 007’ will be a multi-sensory experience, immersing audiences in the creation and development of Bond style over its auspicious 50 year history.
On display too will be lavish screen finery by Hollywood costume designers and major fashion names including Giorgio Armani, Brioni, Roberto Cavalli, Tom Ford, Hubert de Givenchy, Gucci’s Frida Giannini, Douglas Hayward, Rifat Ozbek, Jenny Packham, Miuccia Prada, Oscar de la Renta, Anthony Sinclair, Philip Treacy, Emanuel Ungaro and Donatella Versace.
Don’t forget to check out the Martini Bar that accompanies the exhibition for some shaken, not stirred!
6 Jul – 5 Sep 2012 / 11am – 8pm (Late night Thursdays: until 10pm)
Silk Street London EC2Y
Tickets £12 / £10 / £8, book HERE