Fun facts

..about the Rodarte collection presented at Pitti

1. The collection is inspired by Fra Angelico’s frescoes and the monks’ cells at the convent of San Marco as well as Bernini’s The Ecstasy of Saint Teresa

2. Working with Alexandre de Betak and Bereau Betak, Rodarte created a site-specific installation for the 10 gowns in a disused building in central Florence that features a series of chambers where the pieces are displayed with neon light constructions