The multi-service agency has bolstered its senior staff by naming Jessica Juliano as head of omni-channel operations, Giovanni Pungetti as head of Asia and Giovanni de Marchi, ex Slam Jam, as head of brand partnerships.
The Italian fashion group wants to double its presence in China in three years, and has announced the opening next spring of stores for Maison Margiela, Jil Sander, Marni and Amiri inside Shanghai’s JC Plaza mall.
Jil Sander’s former CEO is the Belgian label’s new president, succeeding Matteo de Rosa, who will take charge of the Métiers d’Art division at LVMH, while managing director Sabine Fandino Fineau becomes vice-president.
The Italian fashion group owned by Renzo Rosso has created BVX (Brave Virtual Xperience), a company that will develop projects and content for the virtual world of the metaverse, headed by Renzo’s son Stefano Rosso.
With his volumes, quirky cuts and colourful palette, the Korean menswear stylist won the 2021 edition of the young designers’ competition in Trieste, Italy, which launched for the occasion ITS Arcademy, opening in 2022.
The brand has brought together its 4 and 14 collections, which are dedicated to timeless classics, as a single line. the Icons collection offers a range of basics through which John Galliano revisits Margiela's codes.
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s adage that there are 'no second acts in American public life' is also a warning to fashion designers not to re-invent themselves in a second career. Martin Margiela's art show ignores that advice.