Humberto Leon and Carol Lim at Kenzo

After 8 years of loyal service at Kenzo, Antonio Marras let his place as artistic director at the duo Humberto Leon/Carol Lim (founders of the concept store Opening Ceremony), which will be to offer the brand new youth…

As of the arrival of Olivier Rousteing t you Balmain Studio, point creator star to take over the legacy of Kenzo Takada. It is indeed here more design of course sublime bit question but profitable collections, nor do the buzz via such or such extravagant creation: owner of Kenzo since 1999, LVMH wants to rethink the claw. The idea both of him inject a new dynamic, more in match an environment of ever-changing fashion.

Responsible for conduct of this ambitious mutation, Pierre-Yves Roussel – CEO of the LVMH fashion division – began recently in what you a DA to the particular profile. Upstarts in a dozen ann are doing their label Opening Ceremony a synonym for collaboration clear e, hype trenditude and sharp transversalit, Humberto Leon and Carol Lim ended up as a highlight.

Who better indeed that this duo pass master in art to feel the air of the time and to capture emerging talent to develop the various facets of Kenzo, while injecting what s reduce the young g n ration?

True say, if we prove some challenges glimpse of what will be the new Kenzo identity under the impetus of these creative of a new genre (which are similar more of sponges ultra connect are only artists s tortur), we don’t doubt their ability make the legendary Kenzo a global, highly attractive and open label on new places strong fashion.

Finally, as those who fear to see these “fashion nerds” – as they like to d end – abandon their activities at Opening Ceremony can rest assured: wife both have planned to share their time fairly between Paris and New York…