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WELCOME TO THE EXHIBITION

About

The Dallas Museum of Art is showcasing an exhibit to honor the fashion designer, Gabrielle Coco Chanel, August 27th through October 22nd. The exhibit will include vintage apparel designs, Chanel accessories including shoes and handbags, and vintage design illustrations. The exhibition will follow the life of the designer and celebrate the achievements of Mademoiselle Coco Chanel. The exhibtion will be managed by the company, Muse Exhibitions.

Mission

The mission of this exhibit is to honor the life of Gabrielle Chanel. The Dallas Museum of art is dedicated to being a responsible steward of cultural heritage and a trusted advocate for the essential place of art in the lives of people locally and around the globe. The DMA is transparent, ethical, and takes informed risks. It promotes research, dialogue, and public participation, helping to reveal the insights of artists from every continent over the last 5,000 years.

Mademoiselle Coco Chanel

A Young Coco Chanel

Famous Chanel Quotes

Chanel is known for her trademarked suits, little black dress, and timeless designs that are still very much popular today.

"In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different."

"I do not do fashion, I am fashion."

"Dress Shabbily and they will remember the dress; dress impeccably and they will remember the woman."

"My life did not please me, so I created my life."

"Fashion changes but style endures."

"A girl should be two things: who and what she wants."

"You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life."