Archive for February 1, 2008

Friday, February 1, 2008

My Architect

Yeohlee Teng

Yeohlee Teng

Yeohlee Teng (Malaysian, b. 1951). “Bellows” Dress, fall/winter 2007–8. Mercury silver Lurex. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Yeohlee Teng, 2007 (2007.375.3).

From her earliest collections, Yeohlee’s approach to garment construction set her apart from most American design houses because of her interest in the structural possibilities of cloth. Read more »

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