Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, which closed at 23.00 on 2 August, has become the V&A's most visited exhibition with 493,043 people seeing it in total during its 21-week run. Did you come along and help us break records? What was your favourite Savage Beauty moment? From conservation hours to postcards sold, here's the exhibition in numbers.
This exhibition looks at the extremes of footwear from around the globe, presenting around 200 pairs of shoes ranging from a sandal decorated in pure gold leaf originating from ancient Egypt to the most elaborate designs by contemporary makers. For more information about the exhibition please visit: www.vam.ac.uk/content/exhibitions/shoes-pleasure-and-pain
Celebrating the extraordinary creative talent of one of the most innovative designers of recent times, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is the first and largest retrospective of McQueen's work to be presented in Europe. For more information about the exhibition please visit: www.vam.ac.uk/savagebeauty
Fashion in Motion is a series of live catwalk events presented at the V&A. Featuring some of the greatest designers of our time, Fashion in Motion brings catwalk couture to a wider audience by modelling it against the beautiful backdrop of the Museum. For more information please visit: www.vam.ac.uk/page/f/fashion-in-motion/
The V&A is an International organisation with collections from around the globe. We are passionate and committed to protecting the world’s cultural heritage and supporting communities that suffer cultural loss, whether that be through criminal acts or natural disaster. We recognise that people suffer most when they are not only robbed of their present but also of their past. For more information please visit: www.vam.ac.uk/page/c/culture-in-crisis/