Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The French leather goods-maker is also releasing an anniversary book that delves into the house’s past, present and future.
The London-based retailer is the label’s exclusive global retailer.
The Detroit brand is working with the Bay Area hotel on personalized shopping experiences for guests before its own foray into the hospitality business.
This is the second time the designer has collaborated with the high street label.
On view from May 4 through Sept. 4, 2017, the exhibition will examine Kawakubo’s fascination with the space between boundaries.
The Balenciaga creative director feted his first collection in the Rodeo Drive boutique on Thursday night, capping a five-day trip to L.A.