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T-Shirt: Cult - Culture - Subversion at Fashion And Textile Museum

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Explore the T-shirt in the 20th Century through this inspirational exhibition; charting the history, culture and subversion of the most affordable and popular item of clothing on the planet. T-SHIRT: CULT - CULTURE - SUBVERSION highlights the multi-faceted role of this humble garment. From men's underclothes to symbol of rock and roll rebellion, through punk and politics to luxury fashion item, T-shirts broadcast who we are and who we want to be. The exhibition will feature a private collection of Vivienne Westwood t-shirts from the early days of Let it Rock, Sex, and Seditionaries, through to the designers most recent collections, Active Resistance to Propaganda and Climate Revolution. This group of rare objects will form a central installation of the exhibition, accompanied by an introduction to the historical biography of the T-shirt and an insight into its technological advances, mapped through sections focusing on contemporary design.

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Adult Ticket From £9.90 (USD 13.85) per ticket
Concession Ticket From £8.80 (USD 12.31) per ticket

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Fashion and Textile Museum

Address
83 Bermondsey Street
London
SE1 3XF
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7407 8664
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Website
http://www.ftmlondon.org
Public transport:
From London Bridge Station walk towards Tower Bridge down Tooley Street for about 3 minutes. Then turn right in Bermondsey Street. The museum is on the left hand side of the street.

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