Be one of the first to experience the brand new Isabella Blow: A Fashionable Life exhibition at the Powerhouse Museum with a guided tour from renowned international curator Shonagh Marshall, co-curator of the exhibition.
Hear the untold stories of the life and fashion of Isabella Blow and learn how an exhibition like this is brought to life.
Shonagh Marshall is an independent London-based Fashion Curator focusing on clothing’s role in contemporary culture.
Shonagh began her career archiving the Alexander McQueen Collection for the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute’s exhibition Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty. Following this she archived the Christian Louboutin Collection and the Isabella Blow Collection.
Appointed at Somerset House in 2012 as Assistant Curator Shonagh worked on Valentino: Master of Couture and Tim Walker: Story Teller. Becoming Curator in 2013 she co-curated Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore! — the first exhibition to explore the late, great fashion editor’s clothing collection and life story.
She is a Trustee of the Isabella Blow Foundation, sits on the selection panel of the International Fashion Showcase and is newly appointed to the board of The Costume Society.
Presented by the Centre for Fashion.
Photo: George Harvey