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Chalayan, Hussein

Sarah Scaturro.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; Contemporary Art. 748 words.

[Çaglayan, Hüseyin]

(bNicosia, Aug 12, 1970).

British fashion designer born in Turkish Cyprus. Chalayan won the British Fashion Award for Designer of the Year in 1999...

Hermès

M. B. Whitaker.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Textiles and Embroidery; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 679 words.

French luxury goods and fashion house. Thierry Hermès (1801–78), a fine craftsman and artisan, opened a harness and saddle-making shop in Paris in 1837. It evolved into the House of...

Yamamoto, Yohji

Pamela Roskin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 754 words.

(b Yokohama, Oct 3, 1943).

Japanese fashion designer ( see fig. ). Yamamoto’s influential designs combined traditional Japanese silhouettes with notions of...