An unprecedented digital fashion experience showcases five decades of fashion history
Valentino Garavani, legendary fashion designer, has defined a unique world of couture for almost half a century. Now his achievement takes radical new form, in keeping with the creative traditions of the house: THE VALENTINO GARAVANI VIRTUAL M– — USEUM.
Over 5000 documents have been installed in a spectacular 3D Palazzo.
Visit the museum with your web browser or down load the application on your desktop for an optimized experience, and create your unique route through the galleries, to discover and enjoy every aspect of Valentino’s extraordinary world.
Storied fashion houses have been eagerly adding their own landmarks to each cityscape, giving fashion sojourners ever more sumptuous ways to experience the brand. We’ve got your go-to spots planned and they include the likes of the majestic Gucci Museo and the past-meets-future Christobal Balenciaga Museoa. But for the truly insatiable, click onto the Valentino Garavani Virtual Museum now. You don’t even have to leave your chair.
Mr. Garavani, and Giancarlo Giammetti, his longtime partner, financed much of the application’s development and have made it available as a free download at valentino-garavani-archives.org.
The application, which Mr. Giammetti said would become part of Valentino’s legacy, was intended to make the designer’s archives widely available to design students, as well as to a broader public