Exhibition of Portraits of Designer and Icon Diane von Furstenberg at Pace Gallery in Beijing


BEIJING.- The Pace Gallery, Beijing presents an exhibition of portraits of designer, muse, collector, and icon Diane von Furstenberg by some of the most celebrated artists of the past four decades, along with a retrospective of DVF fashion spanning the last forty years. Featuring portraits by artists including Francesco Clemente, Chuck Close, Helmut Newton, Julian Opie, and Andy Warhol, as well as new works by major contemporary Chinese artists, Diane von Furstenberg: Journey of a Dress is the first exhibition at Pace Beijing to include Western art since Encounters, the gallery’s 2008 inaugural show, which juxtaposed portraits by Western and Chinese artists. Diane von Furstenberg: Journey of a Dress will be on view at The Pace Gallery, Beijing, located in the 798 District of the Chinese capital, through May 14, 2011. The exhibition features new portraits of Diane von Furstenberg by four leading figures in Chinese cont