Chorley Council has announced plans to invest £17 million in Lancaster's town centre to improve existing retail and leisure provision. The Market Walk shopping centre will receive a seven-unit extension with the aim of bringing a new cinema, high street retailers and restaurants to the town. Lambert Smith Hampton has been appointed to market the units, which together total 6,781 sq m.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City will play host to Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons, an exhibition exploring Kawakubo’s fascination with interstitiality, or the space between boundaries. Existing within and between entities – self/other, object/subject, fashion/anti-fashion – her work challenges conventional notions of beauty, good taste, and, ultimately, fashionability.
International luxury fashion house Viktor&Rolf is showcasing some of its spectacular and avant-garde creations in a new exhibition developed in collaboration with the National Gallery of Victoria. Viktor&Rolf: Fashion Artists opened on 21 October and will run until February 2017 at the NVG in Melbourne, Australia, exploring the brand's career-defining ethos of wearable art.
Gift list provider The Wedding Shop has unveiled a luxurious new makeover and increased service offering at Selfridges on London's Oxford Street. The company has created a dedicated space for its new GIFT LISTS service on the fourth floor, as well as a new retail space in Selfridges Home Department on the lower ground floor.
A pop-up space has been unveiled at Selfridges London in celebration of limited edition collection, All Saints Limited. Millington Associates worked alongside set designer Jack Flanagan who created the concept.