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Fashion meets death at body show
Designer Edward Howhannisjan showcased his wares alongside preserved bodies. (AAP)

Fashion meets death at body show

AEST 10:30, Thu Jun 23 2011
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Fashion merged with death at a catwalk show in Berlin, in which sultry models strutted alongside preserved animal and human corpses.

Controversial anatomist and plastinator Gunther von Hagens is showing some of his most famous works in the Body Worlds - A matter of the heart exhibition at the Postbahnhof until August.

The exhibition - featuring an inside look at more than 200 human specimans including full bodies, organs and body slices - proved a unique backdrop to the dark-themed fashion show of Armenian designer Edward Howhannisjan.
Designer Edward Howhannisjan showcased his wares alongside preserved bodies. (AAP)
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