F equals for women on the rise

Womens Fashion Power Exhibition at The Design Museum, London 29 October 2014 – 26 April 2015

DANIELLE NEWNHAM

Posted on October 24 2014

 

Women Fashion Power offers an unprecedented look at how princesses, models, CEOs, Dames and designers have used fashion to define and enhance their position in the world.

 

Each of the contemporary women featured in the exhibition is contributing an outfit for display as well as sharing their personal style philosophy. In alphabetical order, the women are:

  • Genevieve Bell, Vice President of Intel Labs, Director of User Experience
  • Camila Batmanghelidjh, Founder and Director of Kids Company
  • Joan Burstein, Founder of Browns
  • Naomi Campbell, Model
  • Shami Chakrabarti, Director of Liberty
  • Wei Sun Christianson, Co-CEO Morgan Stanley, Asia Pacific
  • Livia Firth, Creative Director of Eco Age
  • Miriam González Durántez, Partner at Dechert, wife of Deputy Prime Minister of the UK Rt Hon Nick Clegg MP
  • Thea Green MBE, Founder and Managing Director of Nails Inc.
  • HSH Princess Charlène of Monaco
  • Dame Zaha Hadid, Founder and Director of Zaha Hadid Architects
  • Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris
  • Roksanda Ilincic, Designer
  • Qiong-er Jiang, Artistic Director of Shangxia, China
  • Anna Jones, Chief Executive of Hearst Magazines UK
  • Alfiya Kuanysheva, CEO of BATT, Kazakhstan
  • Pearl Lam, Owner of Pearl Lam Galleries, Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore
  • Natalie Massenet MBE, Founder and Executive Chair of NET-A-PORTER, Chair of British Fashion Council
  • Charlotte Olympia, Designer
  • Julia Peyton-Jones, Director of the Serpentine Galleries
  • Dame Zandra Rhodes, Designer
  • Skin, Musician and lead vocalist of Skunk Anansie
  • Kirsty Wark, Journalist, broadcaster and writer
  • Dame Vivienne Westwood, Designer
  • Morwenna Wilson, Senior Projects Director at Argent LLP

The exhibition is co-curated by fashion expert and commentator Colin McDowell and Donna Loveday, Head of Curatorial at the Design Museum. For more information and ticket prices, check out http://www.designmuseum.org/exhibitions/future-exhibitions/women-fashion-power 

 

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