Flash Back Ozwald Boateng’s Celebration Of The 100th Anniversary Of The Harlem Renaissance

A look back at bespoke couture designer Ozwald Boateng, favorite of London’s Savile Row, show at the historic Apollo Theater right here in Harlem, NY to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance back in May 2019.

Boateng treated his guests to an explosion of colour and African-inspired prints and textures with his first womenswear collection.

He said he had chosen the Apollo Theater, the ‘epicentre for African American culture’ because he was committed to building a bridge between Africa and the African diaspora reports our source.

A live stream enabled viewers to buy items on Vero.

Photograph: Andrés Kudacki/AP

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