A divided Paris: on one side, the unrestrained luxury of Fashion Week's catwalks; on the other, violent clashes over the death of a young man at the hands of a police officer. It's not a dystopian novel, but reality. The city presents a serene façade of fashion, with trends of quiet luxury, new masculine forms, and eccentric couture. The industry, though connected to the surrounding reality, doesn't come to an abrupt halt. Yet, it's understandable that some raise an eyebrow at the narrative of luxury without awareness of the context, but Paris, amidst Fashion Week and protests: the ethically dramatic aftermath of "the show must go on"
Tag: Maison Valentino
Collectible DRY spoke with some of the artists involved in Re-Signify Part II: the multidisciplinary showcase where art and fashion collided, paving the way for a new chapter in the history of the Italian Maison
Bringing together the work of contemporary artists such as Cao Fei, Nick Knight, and Gioele Amaro, and archive pieces from the Italian Maison, the second chapter of Pierpaolo Piccioli's 're-signification' is an immersive exploration of the fashion house's codes, presented to the public through the curatorship of its Creative Director
Creative Directors Pierpaolo Piccioli and Anthony Vaccarello couldn’t resist the charm of the Serenissima: the chosen event location for the presentation of Valentino Fall 2021 Couture Collection and Saint Laurent SS22 respectively. But how could we blame anyone for falling in love with Italy’s most romantic city?