NEWS: YOSHIKIMONO SELECTED FOR PRESTIGIOUS KIMONO EXHIBITION AT TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM
YOSHIKI's kimono brand Yoshikimono has been selected to represent creations of the modern era at the new "KIMONO" special exhibition at the Tokyo National Museum Heiseikan (Ueno Park) from June 30 to August 23, 2020. It is an exhibition of an unprecedented scale that provides a comprehensive overview from the Kamakura period to the modern era.
YOSHIKI commented, "More than 10 years have passed since I established this brand as a designer. Currently, I have come to receive many offers from overseas, but I am truly honored to have my creations exhibited in Japan, the origin of kimono culture, at the prestigious Tokyo National Museum. I feel gratitude to all of my fans who are constantly supporting me. It would make me happy if you could see the exhibition."
NEWS: YOSHIKIMONO CHOSEN FOR V&A EXHIBITION IN LONDON
YOSHIKIMONO – the cutting-edge fashion brand created by YOSHIKI – has been chosen to be displayed at the prestigious V&A Museum in London during Europe’s first major kimono exhibition. "Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk" (February 29 – June 21, 2020) features YOSHIKIMONO alongside works from other prominent fashion designers Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, Jean-Paul Gaultier, and John Galliano.
“YOSHIKIMONO makes the traditional garment both fashionable and modern.”– L’Officiel (France)
“Gorgeous style with rock spirit” – Vogue Japan
“Through innovative styling, YOSHIKI showed that kimono can also be worn as different styles of sexy.” – WWD