A graduate of the Ecole du Louvre and the Ecole du Patrimoine, a former student of Studio Berçot (fashion design), Catherine Ormen as a heritage conservator, was responsible for the creation of the Fashion Museum of Marseilles before becoming the twentieth century fund manager at the Museum of Fashion and Textiles at the Decorative Arts Museum (Paris).
She then pursued a career as a freelance curator, expert and teacher while writing several books on the history of fashion.
Catherine ÖRMEN is exhibition curator of
"Marseille M la Mode"
organised bu the Maison Méditerranéenne des Métiers de la Mode
from 2/07 to 19/08 at the Galerie of the Galeries Lafayette of Marseille
Catherine ÖRMEN is also axhibition curator of
"Lingerie française – XIX-XXIe siècles"
organised by Promincor in Berlin
Moscow, New York, Toronto, Tokyo… and Milano (Summer 2015)…