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Kimono- Kyoto to catwalk

Kimono - Kyoto to catwalk, produced by the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, will open at the Museum of Worl Culture on December 12th 2020. Kimono - Kyoto to catwalk is a rare and rich exhibit with over 300 unique objects, many of which are iconic garments and tell about the importance of kimonos through the ages, both in Japan and in the rest of the world. The visitor can explore kimonos from the 17th century to today's new interpretations on the streets of Tokyo, in the fashion industry and on screen. In Gothenburg, the exhibition will also be supplemented with four kimonos from the collections of the Museums of World Culture. Opening date will be announced as soon as we can due to covid-19 restrictions.

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