2017Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas

Immortal, Gallery 46, London

Across Japan, Fashion Museum Hasselt, Belgium

Jungle. The Animal Imagery in Fashion, La Venaria Reale, Turin, Italy

The Vulgar, Belvedere, Vienna, Austria

2016-2017The Vulgar, Barbican Art Gallery, London

2016Metabolic, solo exhibition Bergkerk, Deventer, The Netherlands

Magnetic Motion, BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium

Radical Atoms and the Alchemists of our Time, Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria

Iris van Herpen: Micro, Art Basel, Miami

Out of Hand: Materialising the Digital, Maas, Sydney

Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion, Metropolitan Museum, New York

Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids

Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, Metropolitan Museum, New York

Fashion Redefined, Barbican Centre, London

The Museum of fine Arts, Boston

The Extraordinary Process (honoring Zaha Hadid), Maison Mais Non gallery London

Game Changers – Reinventing the 20th Century Silhouette, MOMU Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Beauty, Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial, Cooper Hewitt Museum, New Yor

2015-2016Iris van Herpen – Transforming Fashion, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, High Museum of Art, Atlanta

2015Footprint. The tracks of shoes in fashion, MOMU Fashion Museum, Antwerp, Belgium

Le bord des Mondes, Palais de Tokyo Museum, Paris

What Is Luxury?, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Fashion Mix: le parcours de l’exposition, Musee de l’Histoire de l’Immigration, Paris

Love and Loss: Fashion and Mortality, Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, Austria

2014Dance & Fashion, FIT Museum, New York

Clash - Resistance in Fashion, Heart Herning Museum of Contemporary art, Herning Denmark

Vanitas: Fashion and Art, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach

A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, The World Chess Hall of Fame, Missouri

The Future of Fashion is Now, Boijmans van Beuningen Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Out of Hand. Materializing the Postdigital, MAD Museum, New York

Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Boras, Sweden in collaboration with Groninger Museum

Mode, de musical, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands

2013Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, overview of all collections, Museum Cite-Dentelle Calais, France, in collaboration with Groninger Museum

ArchiLab | Naturalizing Architecture, FRAC Centre, Orléans, France

SHOWcabinet / SHOWstudio.com, London

MºBA Fetishism in Fashion, Mode Biënnale Arnhem, The Netherlands

Hand Made, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

2012Iris van Herpen, Solo exhibition, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands

Micro Impact, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Excellent Craft, Palace House of Orange, Berlin

Iris van Herpen, SIEN, Antwerp, Belgium

2011Self Structure, Lieu du Design, Paris

London Design Festival, Victoria & Albert Museum, London

The New Craftsmanship. Iris van Herpen and her inspiration, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Basic Instinct, Berlin

Mode Biennale Arnhem, Arnhem, The Netherlands

Material World. Art, design and fashion, Groninger Museum, Groningen, The Netherlands

Washed up, Selfridges department store (curated by Judith Clark), London

Little Black Dress, The Civic gallery, Barnsley, UK

Transformation, Swarovski flagship store, Vienna

Fashion & Chocolate, Harbour City Exhibition, Hong Kong, People’s Republic of China

2010Black. Masters of Black in Fashion & Costume, MOMU, Antwerp, Belgium

Fashion & Architecture, ARCAM, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

In your Face, Centraal Museum, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Dutch Design Awards exhibition, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Best of Dutch Design, Red Dot Museum, Essen, Germany

Dutch Cultural Pop-up Space, London Fashion Week, London

10xxx, Gallery Helpuzelven, Winterswijk, The Netherlands

Haute Couture Voici Paris, Gemeentemuseum, The Hague, The Netherlands

2009Harrods launches, In-store exhibition and sales, London

Shape, Mode Biennale Arnhem, The Netherlands

Dutch Design Awards, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Design Overtime, Eureka Night, Design Museum, London UK

Shanghai Creative Industries Week, Shanghai, People’s Republic of China

Rollan Didier meets Iris van Herpen, Gallery FashionMania, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2008Bridges to Fashion, Historical Museum, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Galeries Lafayette, Paris

V!P Gallery, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Mememachine Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2007SPRMRKT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands


2017Aeriform, Paris Fashion Week (July)

2017Between The Lines, Paris Fashion Week (January)

2016Seijaku, Paris Fashion Week (July)

2016Lucid, Paris Haute Couture Week (March)

2015Quaquaversal, Paris Fashion Week (October)

2015Hacking Infinity, Paris Fashion Week (March)

2014Magnetic Motion, Paris Fashion Week (September)

2014Biopiracy, Paris Fashion Week (March)

2013Embossed Sounds, Paris Fashion Week (October)

2013Wilderness Embodied, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

2013Voltage, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)

2012Hybrid Holism, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

2012Micro, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)

2011Capriole, Paris Haute Couture Week (July)

2011Escapism, Paris Haute Couture Week (January)

2010Crystallization, Amsterdam Fashion Week (July)

2010Synesthesia, London Fashion Week (February)

2009Radiation Invasion, London Fashion Week (September)

2009Mummification, Amsterdam Fashion Week (January)

2008Refinery Smoke, Amsterdam Fashion Week (July)

2008Chemical Crows, Amsterdam Fashion Week (January)


2017Johannes Vermeer Award

2017Grand Seigneur Award

2016Art+Technology Award - Witteveen+Bos

2016Grand prize of the European Commission - STARTS

2016Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Mode Stipendium

2015Marie-Claire Prix de la mode, best dutch conceptual designer

2014ANDAM Awards Grand Prix

2013Golden Eye Award

2013Dutch Design Awards, category fashion

2013Marie Claire prix de la mode, best Dutch Designer

2011TIME Magazine names Iris van Herpen's 3D printed dresses one of the 50 Best Inventions of 2011.

2010Mercedes-Benz Dutch Fashion Awards

2010Dutch Fashion Incubator Awards

2010Dutch Accessory Awards

2010Dutch Design Awards, RADO

2009Dutch Design Awards, best product of fashion and accessory

2009Dutch Media Awards