Featuring a diverse range of fashions, this exhibition showcases more than 40 extraordinary garments created by more than 30 Japanese, European, and American designers from the world-renowned collections of the Kyoto Costume Institute and The Newark Museum of Art.

Follow the fascinating storyline of Japanese inspiration, influence, and active engagement with global fashion from the 1870s to present day. The exhibition highlights not only spectacular couture gowns, innovative men’s wear, shoes with a sense of humor and ready-to-wear that tells a story, but also significant paintings, prints and textiles that reflect and resonate with these style trends.