Chanel – La donna che legge (Chanel – The Woman who reads). Unusual? Maybe not. Literature was, infact, one of Coco’s biggest passions.
The quote written by Paul Morand, a great friend of the designer, in her biography, catches her red-handed: « Books have always been my best friends » , said Coco.
Chanel – La donna che legge (Chanel – The Woman who reads) chooses Venice to host the witness of this love. The library of the thoughtful Coco opens, therefore, its doors to the public. In order to create a new connection between Mademoiselle and her amateurs, by showing how writing and literature influenced herself and, consequentially, her style.
The exhibition, scheduled from September 17 to January 8, will be held at the International Gallery of Modern Art Ca ‘Pesaro.
Chanel’s desire for knowledge also had not limits. Chanel also talked about the &…what about us?