• LOUIS VUITTON OBJETS NOMADES

    Louis Vuitton presents its Objets Nomades collection in Hong Kong until April 2nd 2018.

    Discover the Objets Nomades collection at Pedder Building in Central, Hong Kong, from today until April 2nd 2018, in a scenography conceptualized by internationally renowned architect Andre Fu. For the first time a new Objet Nomade - Ribbon Dance - designed by Andre Fu is unveiled.

    Created in 2012, the Objets Nomades collection keeps alive Louis Vuitton’s long tradition of beautifully crafted travel objects. Some of the world’s most renowned designers have since imagined stunning travel-inspired Objets, which have then been made by Louis Vuitton. Each Objet embodies their shared ideals: a love of the beauty of fine materials, the possibility of forms and carefully balanced proportions, complex and meticulous craftsmanship, and close attention to details.

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    View the collection at Pedder Building until April 2nd. Open daily from 10am to 8pm.

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  • VIRGIL ABLOH NEW MEN'S ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

    Louis Vuitton is delighted to welcome Virgil Abloh as its new Men's Artistic Director. His first show for Louis Vuitton will take place in June during Men's Fashion Week in Paris.

    "It is an honour for me to accept the position of Men’s Artistic Director for Louis Vuitton. I find the heritage and creative integrity of the House are key inspirations and will look to reference them both while drawing parallels to modern times." stated Virgil Abloh.

    Virgil Abloh Biography

    Born in Rockford, Illinois in 1980, Virgil Abloh is an artist, architect, engineer, creative director, and designer. After earning a degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Wisconsin Madison, he completed a Master´s Degree in Architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology in a curriculum founded by Mies van der Rohe. It was here that he learned not only about modernist design principles but also about the concept of multi-disciplinary working.

    Virgil Abloh’s brand Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh™ was started in 2012 as an artwork titled "PYREX VISION." In 2013, the brand premiered a seasonal men's and women's fashion label showing runway collections during Paris Fashion Week since 2015.

    Abloh has also presented his work at major design institutions around the globe by the likes of Harvard Graduate School of Design, Columbia Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation and the Rhode Island School of Design.

    In 2019 he will have a major exhibition of past and current work at the Museum of Contemporary Art of Chicago, Illinois.

    In 2015, Virgil Abloh for Off-White c/o Virgil Abloh™ is among the finalists of the LVMH Prize.

    He has been awarded various prizes, most recently winning the British Fashion Awards Urban Luxe award and International Designer of the Year at the GQ Men of the Year Awards in 2017.

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  • LOUIS VUITTON OBJETS NOMADES

    Louis Vuitton presents its Objets Nomades collection in Hong Kong from March 24th to April 2nd 2018.

    Louis Vuitton will showcase its Objets Nomades collection at Pedder Building in Central, Hong Kong, from March 24th to April 2nd 2018, in a scenography conceptualized by internationally renowned architect Andre Fu. For the first time a new Objet Nomade designed by Andre Fu will also be unveiled.

    The limited editions and experimental prototypes that make up the Objets Nomades collection all pay homage to the House’s special orders of the past, such as the iconic Bed Trunk produced in 1874 for French explorer Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza. They also add the defiantly contemporary visions of creative designers from around the world: Atelier Oï, Maarten Baas, Barber and Osgerby, Fernando & Humberto Campana , Damien Langlois-Meurinne, India Mahdavi, Nendo, Gwenaël Nicolas, Raw Edges, Patricia Urquiola, Marcel Wanders, Tokujin Yoshioka and most recently Andre Fu. 

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    View the Objets Nomades collection

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  • THE SPIRIT OF TRAVEL CAMPAIGN

    Louis Vuitton reveals The Spirit of Travel campaign, featuring Emma Stone.

    The quest for freedom and adventure in faraway places - this is Louis Vuitton's Spirit of Travel; daring, confident and always on the move.
    Filmed by Gordon Von Steiner in the Californian desert, Emma Stone embodies the Spirit of Travel for Louis Vuitton. Featuring the Louis Vuitton Pre-Fall Collection by Nicolas Ghesquière, this Spirit of Travel campaign also highlights the Capucines bags: a signature of discreet elegance, Capucines represents the House expertise in leather craftwork.

    Discover the Spirit of Travel campaign

    Filmed by Gordon Von Steiner

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  • A NEW OLFACTORY CHAPTER

    The essence of the sun’s first rays

    In 2016, the Maison Louis Vuitton ventured into new creative territory: perfume. Seven singular fragrance trails came into being. Seven compositions conceived like so many invitations on a journey. Seven concentrates brimming with emotion, composed in Grasse at Les Fontaines Parfumées, the creative atelier of Jacques Cavallier Belletrud, Louis Vuitton Master Perfumer.

    Today, this collection of exquisite perfumes welcomes a new unprecedented creation. Composed by Jacques Cavallier Belletrud, this fragrance radiates luminous optimism. The name of this new olfactory celebration: Le Jour Se Lève.

    Les Parfums Louis Vuitton, available exclusively in select Louis Vuitton stores.
    Discover more about the collection here

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