Cristobal Balenciaga Museum

One of the most renown names in fashion, a  perfectionist and one of the most influential designers of the 20th century can be described in one word , BALENCIAGA.  His innovations, designs and shapes have revolutionized the world of fashion overtime making him the king of international Haute Couture . Cristobal Balenciaga Museoa de Getaria opened on June 10th 2011 and  is the first museum in the world of its kind dedicated to a dressmaker. The Museum in an initiative of the foundation Balenciaga Fundazioa with the purpose to promote the trajectory and creations of the master of design. The collection consists of 1200 pieces which makes it the most extensive Balenciaga collection in the world. The project has been estimate to cost 30 million Euros financed by the ministry , the deputy and the government to promote the arts in Spain.

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