In celebration of Yohji Yamamoto‘s first UK solo exhibition, now open to the public at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, has launched a two-part ‘In Conversation’ project to examine Yamamoto’s visionary thirty-year career.

Art director Marc Ascoli, photographer Nick Knight and graphic designer Peter Saville are captured in conversation with curator Magda Keaney discussing their collaboration with Yamamoto; while Yohji Yamamoto himself is recorded in conversation with fashion director Alexander Fury. From his motivations to enter design school, to his first Paris shows, through to his most recent runway outing for A/W 2011, this in-depth conversation reveals Yohji Yamamoto open and honest about his current views on fashion both past, present, and future, while our discussion panel offer a unique perspective on their seminal work with the designer. Watch the interview below.

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