Alledgedly one of the most photographed icons of the 20th century, everyone has a vision of Marylin Monroe; Whether you are a fan of her films or intrigued by her string of lovers, you can't help but know about her tragically short life.
London's Design Centre in Chelsea Harbour is showcasing a one-off exhibition this spring, which showcases 1950s Hollywood glamour at it's best. With Marylin's personal treasures and original costumes from her film catalogue which includes 'Some Like It Hot' and ‘No Business Like Show Business’.
It also covers her vast influence across style, photography and film, and offers an intimate insight to the real Marylin, rather than her stage persona. With personal hand written letters, art work and poetry, this rare exhibition is a three dimensional experience and is a must see for fans and anyone with an interest in Hollywood and popular culture.
MARILYN MONROE: THE LEGACY OF A LEGEND EXHIBITION
25 May until 20 June 2016.
10am – 7pm
Article by Sara Darling
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