Renowned for her intricate and sculptural haute couture creations, van Herpen has revolutionised what is often perceived to be a traditional and antiquated strand of design. Speaking in-depth with our fashion editor, the innovative designer will reveal the potential technology posseses to redefine design and reflect on couture's current status. Be sure to tune in from 15:00 BST for an insight into the future of couture from one of the discipline’s leading names.
In the mean time, discover Splash! to witness van Herpen at work in our Motcomb St studio - hear her answer your questions and watch how she constructs her inimitable designs.
Van Herpen is the latest in a long list of industry insiders who have stepped into the studio to share their stories. In November Tim Blanks, the celebrated critic and recent recipient of the CFDA Media Award, joined Lou Stoppard in Bruton Place to comment on the best designers of this generation. Soon after British Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman also stopped by to share her thoughts on body image, cover stars and the future of fashion journalism. Check back shortly for on demand footage of these insightful interviews.