School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

The Alice Look

1 May 2015 - 1 November 2015

Time: 12:00 - 12:00am
Venue: V & A Museum of Childhood, Bethnal Green

Get a whole new view of Lewis Carroll's heroine in this display marking the 150th anniversary of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Follow Alice's evolution from follower-of-fashion to trend-setter through a selection of garments, photographs, rare editions and a brand new commission by Roksanda pattern-cutter Josie Smith. The display shows how Alice has been adopted and adapted aross the world in all walks of life, and how she has inspired many of the most celebrated designers, stylists and photographers.

Here, Kiera Vaclavic talks about the exhibition: