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Pair of earrings

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1994 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Gaultier, Jean-Paul, born 1952 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glass and rubber

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Jean Paul Gaultier and Pedro Almodovar

  • Museum number:

    T.447:1, 2-1994

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pair of earrings of glass and rubber.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1994 (made)

Artist/maker

Gaultier, Jean-Paul, born 1952 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Glass and rubber

Object history note

Part of the "Cyberpunk" outfit (T.440:1, 2 to 452:1, 2-1994, T.476:1, 2-1994) designed by Jean-Paul Gaultier for Victoria Abril in the 1994 film "Kika" directed by Pedro Almodovar. Victoria Abril's character, Andrea "Scarface" Caracortada is shown riding her motorcycle around Madrid wearing futuristic combat clothes such as these with electronically controlled lights and elements.

Presented at the Streetstyle exhibition 1994 as part of a ‘Screen Cyberpunk Jean Paul Gaultier’ outfit, with a bra top (T.450-1994), a jacket (T.451-1994), trousers (T.449-1994), a belt (T.442-1994), a belt bag (T.443-1994), gloves (T.476:1, 2-1994), a pair of boots (T.440:1,2-1994), rings (T.445-1994 and T.446-1994) and beads (T.448-1994).

Registered File number 1994/1115.

Descriptive line

Pair of earrings, glass and rubber, part of the "Cyberpunk" outfit from the film "Kika", designed by Jean Paul Gaultier, France, 1994.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Surfers, Soulies, Skinheads & Skaters : Subcultural Style from the Forties to the Nineties

Materials

Glass; Rubber

Categories

Fashion; Performance art; Women's clothes; Accessories; Jewellery; Streetstyle exhibition 1994

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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