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MoMu Now video

MoMu Now – Contemporary Fashion from the MoMu Collection from MoMu Fashion Museum Antwerp on Vimeo. Check out the video of the MoMu Now – Contemporary Fashion of the MoMu collection video!

Interactive MoMu Now tapestry

On the occasion of POP UP TUBA, a pop-up festival at Turnhoutsebaan in Deurne, POP UP TUBA and MoMu selected illustration and character designer Kelly De Meyer to make a festival and the museum. Being inspired by the current exhibition MoMu Now, Kelly created an interactive tapestry where people can ‘color’ it with needle and […]

Christian Wijnants

Designer Christian Wijnants graduated from the fashion department of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts Antwerp in 2000 and went on to establish his own label in 2003. He is part of a younger generation of Belgian designers known for its sophisticated use of materials, for which he often receives awards, such as in 2013 […]

Floralia at MoMu Now

Flower patterns are one of the most classic and popular patterns in the world of fashion: the romantic ideal of the ‘femme fleur’ (the women-as-flower), often encountered in the art world as well, is a favourite subject among many couturiers and contemporary designers. Christian Dior’s rose garden in Granville, Normandy became part of the house’s […]

My favorite things: Isabelle Swengue

In an ongoing series ‘My Favourite Things’ we ask MoMu staff members to choose their favourite object from the current exhibition. Isabelle Swengue, cleaning lady at the MoMu: Jacket in wool with decorative metal chains, sweater with turtle neck in tricot in wool, bustier in knitting and crochet, and skirt made of panels in machine […]

Dior and Rochas: contemporary interpretations of gala wear

Traditionally, gala or evening wear is the domain of haute couture – custommade designer clothing often worn by royals, actresses and other celebrities for festive occasions. Eveningwear is usually associated with long clothes. The four silhouettes at the opening of the MoMu Now exhibition are contemporary interpretations of gala wear: they are from the prêt-à-porter […]

My favorite things: Eric Van De Kerckhove

In an ongoing series ‘My Favourite Things’ we ask MoMu staff members to choose their favourite object from the current exhibition. Eric Van de Kerckhove, guard: Ensemble in silk twill weave with assymetrical coat and wraparound skirt, leather legging, gloves and high leather boots, Ann Demeulemeester, F/W 2012-2013. ‘When I look at this silhouette I […]

My favorite things: Christel Dierckx

In an ongoing series ‘My Favourite Things’ we ask MoMu staff members to choose their favourite object from the current exhibition. Christel Dierckx, guard: Ensemble in silk and tulle decorated with flocked stripes and floral patterns, with two waistcoats, trousers, silk tricot sleeves, and a pair of open chamois boots, Ann Demeulemeester, S/S 2014. ‘This […]

My favorite things: Fréderic Boutié

In a new series ‘My Favourite Things’ we ask MoMu staff members to choose their favourite object from the current exhibition. Since fashion is such a subjective and personal choice, this will make for some very varied and surprising objects, resulting in an amalgam of favourites across different exhibitions. You will get to know the […]

MoMu Now Nail Art

We love this MoMu Now inspired nail art by Melaniach!