Valentino: An Exclusive Style Event
To celebrate the opening of our major autumn exhibition and the 10th anniversary of Sunday Times Style, Somerset House brings you Valentino and Giancarlo Giammetti in conversation with Colin McDowell. They will be discussing the creation of one of the world’s greatest fashion houses, exploring Valentino’s 50-year career, unique working process and his relationship with the world’s most glamorous women.
The exhibition Valentino: Master of Couture will showcase over 130 exquisite haute couture designs worn by icons such as Jackie Kennedy Onasiss, Grace Kelly, Sophia Loren and Gwyneth Paltrow.
The evening includes the Style Conversation in the elegant Ballroom of the newly refurbished Savoy Hotel followed by an exclusive private view of the exhibition and glass of champagne at Somerset House.
Talk: 18.30 prompt -19.30 (doors open at 18.00), Savoy Ballroom, River Entrance, Savoy Hotel, London WC2R 0EU
Private View & Reception: 19.30-21.30 via the Great Arch Entrance to Somerset House, 5 minutes walk away.