Oppurtunities For Young African Designers: The LVMH Young Fashion Designers Prize
Are you a Young Fashion Designers who needs to grow to a yet bigger platfrom? This Could be your chance! You could win 300,000 Euros Plus Assitance from the LVMH Group to develop your brand!
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As part of its worldwide activities to support creativity in the fashion sector, the LVMH Group is launching the first edition of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers (the “Prize”). The purpose of the Prize is to make the LVMH Group’s know-how available to assist young fashion designers with entrepreneurial skills
The LVMH Prize has been created to support promising young fashion designers. This philanthropic initiative resonates powerfully with the core values of our Group. Our designers will recognize the talents of tomorrow, who will receive awards and support in developing their brand. Our goal is clearly to energize the vitality and creativity of the fashion world on a global scale. As a leader in our industry, we have a responsibility to discover young talents and to help them flourish."
The members of the jury for the first edition of the prize in 2014 will be composed of eight creative directors from LVMH Fashion Houses including: Nicolas Ghesquire (Louis Vuitton), Marc Jacobs (Marc Jacobs), Karl Lagerfeld (Fendi), Humberto Leon andCarol Lim (Kenzo), Phoebe Philo (Celine), Raf Simons (Dior) and Riccardo Tisci (Givenchy).
The designers will be joined by Delphine Arnault, Jean-Paul Claverie (advisor to Bernard Arnault and head of corporate philanthropy for LVMH) and Pierre-Yves Roussel (Chairman and CEO of the LVMH Fashion Group).
The winner will receive a grant of 300,000 euros, as well as personalized assistance from a special LVMH team in developing their company for a period of twelve months