In Conversation with Mrs Joan Burstein CBE
Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL
Mrs Joan Burstein CBE, the founder of Browns, one of the world’s most iconic fashion retailers, will take you on a journey through her incredible career spanning more than60 years.
Highlighting special moments she has shared with some of the biggest names in fashion, Mrs B, as she’s affectionately known in the industry, is renowned for her innate flair for spotting fresh talent and is famously credited with discovering names such as Alexander McQueen, John Galliano and Christopher Kane. Christened “the fairy godmother of fashion” by Vogue, she also introduced Jil Sander, Donna Karan, Giorgio Armani and Comme des Garçons to London.