Armand Basi patronages the Exhibition Barcelona Prêt-à-porter 1958-2008

More than 300 garments shall be displayed for ten months in the exhibition “Barcelona Prêt-à-Porter, 1958-2008. Fifty Years of the Fashion Industry. Antoni de Montpalau Textile Collection”, a fascinating journey through the world of fashion, which may be visited from 27 June 2013 to 30 March 2014 at the Palau Robert. The exhibition features material from the Antoni de Montpalau Textile Collection, a Sabadell-born initiative launched in 2004.

The exhibition, curated by the historian and art critic Josep Casamartina i Parassols, joint creator of the collection with Anna M. Casanovas, is being organised by the Ministry of the Presidency, in conjunction with the Consortium for Trade, Crafts and Fashion of Catalonia. The event enjoys the patronage of the Banc Sabadell Foundation, Armand Basi and Desigual, and the support of Naulover.