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ELEGANCE AND SPLENDOUR OF ART DECO. THE KYOTO COSTUME INSTITUTE, JEWELRY HOUSES
CARTIER AND VAN CLEEF & ARPELS

30 September 2016 – 11 January 2017

The Moscow Kremlin Museums introduce an exhibition “Elegance and Splendour of Art Deco. The Kyoto Costume Institute, Jewelry Houses Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels”. It will be the first time when the collection of women’s clothing by haute couture European houses of the Art Deco period from the Kyoto Costume Institute (Japan) will be demonstrated in Russia. Moreover, visitors will have a chance to see jewels of 1910–1930s created by outstanding jewelry houses Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels, together with original designs and photographs from the archives.

CATALOGUE

This catalogue accompanies the exhibition "Elegance and Splendour of Art Deco. The Kyoto Costume Institute, Jewelry Houses Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels" held at the Moscow Kremlin Museums, 30 September 2016 - 11 January 2017. The catalogue includes three introductory articles and illustrations with detailed descriptions of the exhibits. The articles are devoted to fashion and jeweller`s art of the Art Deco epoch and tell about influence of Japanese art on stylistics of fashion illustrations of that period. The catalogue presents 120 exhibits from the Kyoto Costume Institute, 34 and 24 pieces of jewellery from the collections of Jewelry Houses Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels respectively, as well as 20 original designs and photographs from Cartier Archives complemented with a piece of jewellery from the Moscow Kremlin Museums` collection. Price: 2,500 rub.

EVENTS

  • 10 october 2016
    THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL "AMBASSADORIAL GIFTS"10, 14, 20 and 24 October 2016. The Music Festival is dedicated to the museum`s exhibition project "Elegance and Splendour of Art Deco. The Kyoto Costume Institute, Jewelry Houses Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels". The festival program includes four concerts, each one is an exclusive project: "Sergey Diaghilev`s Worlds. Les Saisons Russes", "Avant-garde Composer Igor Stravinsky", "Jazz Age. United States' Music of 1920s" and "Musical Europe of Art Deco Epoch".

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  • Opening hours:10:00 to 17:00
  • Ticket office:9:30 to 16:30
  • Day off ‒ Thursday
  • Left luggage office:9:00 to 18:30
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