Hot Shot: Painting the Dries van Noten Menswear Runway

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PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 19:  Models walk the runway during the Dries Van Noten Menswear Autumn/Winter 2013 show as part of Paris Fashion Week at Le Grand Palais on January 19, 2012 in Paris,France.  (Photo by Richard Bord/Getty Images)
Dries Van Noten fall 2012 menswear. Photo: Richard Bord/2012 Richard Bord

Dries van Noten showed his fall 2012 menswear collection in Paris yesterday. While the models walked, a group of artists painted large-scale murals on the runway's backdrop — with no "wet paint" warning signs in sight. Sure, Anna Dello Russo probably has a change of clothes handy, but this could be just disastrous for some other poor showgoer who gets paint stains on their ostentatious nice  outfit.