Alongside Rei Kawakubo and Yohji Yamamoto, he spurred a design revolution with its roots in Japan.
Unhindered by existing frameworks in fashion, Issey Miyake has long explored the relationship between
fabric, the body and the spaces they create. The Work of Issey Miyake – at the National Art Center in Roppongi,
Tokyo, until June 13 – takes audiences on a journey through Miyake’s enduringly innovative career,
from 70s to modern day and into the future.