Fashion in a Time of Crisis

Launched on 16 April 2020 — ongoing

Examining the COVID-19 pandemic through her own expertise, Amy de la Haye, Professor of Dress History and Curatorship at London College of Fashion, looks back at critical moments in history to explore fashion in a time of crisis.

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Killed

23 January 2002
Focusing on fashion imagery published and withdrawn at the time of the attacks of 9/11, Killed examines work by Raf Simons, David Sims, Nick Knight and more.
Project

Black

01 September 2004
Re-live the one-off spectacle of Alexander McQueen’s 2004 ‘Black’ show.
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Guiser

11 October 2004
A project celebrating the unique legacy of Leigh Bowery, featuring previously unpublished video and sound footage of the artist.