10 October 2019

Winter lecture: Kimono fashion and global style

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. Parking in the area can be difficult so you may want to allow extra time to find a space.

All Winter Lectures take place at:
Priory Road Lecture Theatre,
University of Bristol,
8 Woodland Road,
Bristol
BS8 1TN

The 2019-20 Winter Lecture programme includes: