Rei Kawakubo worked on stage costumes design for the 150th anniversary opera “Orlando”, which was performed at the Vienna State Opera in December 2019.
“Orlando” is an opera based on her novel “Orlando: A Biography” published in 1928 by British novelist and critic Virginia Woolf.
Including Rei Kawakubo, the composition and direction are all conducted by females, and the rare attempt in the opera world has gained popularity.
- Release Date:
- February, 2020
- SWITCH publishing
Fashion designer. She is the founder of the fashion brand “Comme des Garcons”, the founder of Comme des Garcons Co., Ltd., and the owner-designer who has been the president from the establishment to the present.