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Pina Bausch

Pina Bausch is the inspiration of the A.F. Vandevorst Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 Show.

Other Pina Bausch-influenced collections : Chado Ralph Rucci Spring/Summer 2010, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci Couture Spring/Summer 2009, Louis Vuitton by Marc Jacobs Autumn/Winter 2005-2006 (the hairstyle by Guido Palau was inspired by Pina Bausch’s Tanztheater), Nina Ricci by Peter Copping Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 (« Winter Garden », inspired by Pina Bausch’s « Kontakthof »).

Photo : Filippo Fior /


Posted by on March 3, 2012 in Dance


Ballets Russes

The Ballets Russes (Russian Ballets) are the inspiration of the Anna Sui Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 Show.

Other collections inspired by the Ballets Russes : Clements Ribeiro Autumn/Winter 2010-2011 (« Haute Bohemia»), Dries Van Noten Autumn/Winter 2011-2012 (parallels between Vaslav Nijinsky and David Bowie, era Ziggy Stardust), Erdem Spring/Summer 2011, John Galliano Autumn/Winter 2008-2009, Missoni Spring/Summer 2011, Wren by Melissa Cocker Autumn/Winter 2008-2009, Yves Saint Laurent Couture Autumn/Winter 1976-1977 (« Opéra-Ballets Russes »), Yves Saint Laurent Couture Autumn/Winter 1979-1980 (homage to Sergei Diaghilev).

Photo : Alessandro Viero /

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Posted by on January 14, 2012 in Dance