The exhibition "Bags: Inside Out", co-organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A museum) and Swire Properties, is on display at Taikoo Hui in Guangzhou until September 21, 2022.
This is the third stop of the exhibition's tour in Asia and the first exhibition in South China. Over 240 exhibits are on display.
The exhibition is divided into three sections: Function and Utility, Status and Identity and Design and Making, exploring the handbag, an iconic fashion accessory, from an unprecedented comprehensive perspective.
Visitors can learn about bags from different regions and cultures from the sixteenth century to the present day in this exhibition. It is worth mentioning that visitors can admire the Hermès "Kelly" handbag named after Grace Kelly up close. There are also some related bag products used by celebrities such as Alexa Chung, Princess Margaret of the United Kingdom, Jacqueline Kennedy, Carrie Bradshaw, Rihanna, Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian.
There is also a special exhibition area "Collecting Bags" (Collecting Bags) in the exhibition. This area displays 10 personal collections of Chinese actor Tang Wei, including her childhood jewelry box, handbags used in movie auditions as well as canvas bags used in movie roles.
Exhibition Dates: 1st September to 21st September 2022, 10am to 10pm
Venue: Atrium on the M floor, Zone C and South Glass Box on the L3 floor in TaiKoo Hui, Guangzhou
How to get prizes through this exhibition?
Step 1: Go to the seal at the entrance of any exhibition area to receive an activity guide and get the exclusive seal of the exhibition area.
Step 2: Go to other exhibition areas to collect exclusive stamps.
Step 3: Go to the South Glass Box on the L3 floor to participate in the lucky draw. Prizes include canvas bags from the V&A Museum, Taikoo Hui BAGS brooches and products from brands such as La Maison VALMONT, Kiehl's, POP MART, and Venchi.
Author | Alice
Editor | Wing, Will, Jerry