VMFA’s Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style Vanichi May 6, 2017 VMFA’s Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is presenting the distinguished Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style exhibit from May 6 thru August 27. This one-of-a-kind exhibit showcases selections from the legendary designer’s 44-year career, drawn from the collection of the Fondation Pierre Bergé with new acquisitions that have never been shown publicly before. The exhibit includes 100 examples of haute couture and ready-to-wear garments revealing Saint Laurent’s artistic genius, as well as his working process, and the sources of his design inspiration. VMFA is the only East Coast venue for the exhibition. In addition to haute couture ensembles and ready-to-wear clothing, Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style includes costume jewelry and other accessories, photographs, drawings, films, and video from the Fondation’s vast archive. The exhibit will run through the end of August.