The kimono is the quintessential symbol of Japan, but has also played an important role in global fashion exchange.
This talk will explore the adoption of foreign elements in historic Japanese dress and the impact of kimono on western styles.
Speaker: Anna Jackson, V&A Keeper, Japanese textiles and dress, cultural relations
between Europe and East Asia.
Entry to the winter lectures is on a first come basis so we recommend arriving 15 minutes before the advertised start time to be assured of a seat.
All Winter Lectures take place at:
Priory Road Lecture Theatre,
University of Bristol,
8 Woodland Road,
Parking in the area can be difficult so you may want to allow extra time to find a space.