The latest content and news from the Barbican. Book tickets at barbican.org.uk
The latest content and news from the Barbican. Book tickets at barbican.org.uk

Jean Paul Gaultier

Enter Gaultier's fashion world in the first major exhibition devoted to the celebrated French couturier as we follow Gaultier's illustrious career from the sidewalk to the catwalk to explore the inspirations, influence and impact of l'enfant terrible that has earned him a place in fashion history.

Gaultier’s Living Dolls

Thierry Maxime-Loriot explains more about the animated mannequins that bring Gaultier's fashion world to life.
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Your JPG jpgs

We take a front row seat to explore the new angles & details of Gaultier's work in your photographs from the exhibition
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Straight-Up East London

Photographer Olivia Rose talks about capturing the unique street style of East London for Ram Place Fashion Market.
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Gaultier on London

From the architecture to the food, the clubs and the fashion, Gaultier shares his early experiences in the capital.
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Making Gaultier’s Spitting Image

Spitting Image founder and puppeteer, Roger Law, introduces his naughtiest, but perhaps most stylish, creation.
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The Breton Stripe

From high seas to high fashion, Amber Jane Butchart uncovers the origins of Gaultier's iconic motif.
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Reinventing The Corset

Think Gaultier, think corset. Fashion historian Valerie Steele explores the history of corset controversy and Gaultier
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Beyond hair: Odile Gilbert’s Haute Coiffure

We visit hair stylist Odile Gilbert in Paris for a tour of her atelier and to hear more about her art.
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Welcome to Gaultier: His Fashion World

It may by Gaultier's fashion world but you are all invited with the first ever app dedicated to Jean Paul Gaultier
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The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier

We visit the famed French couturier in Paris ahead of his first major UK retrospective at the Barbican next year.
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