The fashion world of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum from October 25th - February 23rd. In Conversation: Jean Paul Gaultier and Thierry-Maxime Loriot on October 24th at 7pm, in Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor.
Hours: Wednesday, Friday - Sunday: 11 am - 6 pm, Thursday: 11 am - 10 pm.
Known as fashion's "enfant terrible", Gaultier caused shock by challenging social standards, defying established aesthetic codes. and breaking with traditional gender roles.
The exhibition features 140 haute couture and prêt-à-porter ensembles, together with sketches, stage costumes, accessories, excerpts from films, and much more.
"My eccentricity became direction." Jean Paul Gaultier