British Fashion Designer Vivienne Westwood’s Shoes at the Bowes Museum


COUNTY DURHAM, UK.- This exhibition celebrates the ingenuity and creativity of British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, focusing on her designs of the ultimate fetish object: the shoe. The exhibition runs from 10 June until 10 July 2011 at the Bowes Museum in the The Fashion & Textile Gallery. Vivienne Westwood hopes to present this unique collection, showcasing over 40 years of design, around the World. This international exhibition, which previewed in both Moscow and Beirut, traveled back to the UK in June where it is showcased at one of the most important museums outside London, The Bowes Museum at Barnard Castle. Visitors have only one month to catch the prestigious exhibition before it then travels to Japan, New York and China. The exhibition is displayed in the new, internationally acclaimed Fashion & Textile Gallery in The Bowes Museum, and showcases over 100 shoe designs and trace the exceptional succe