Francesco Risso will become creative director of the label.
The designer had most recently been freelancing after running his own label and working at Cerruti and Jack Wills.
On view from May 4 through Sept. 4, 2017, the exhibition will examine Kawakubo’s fascination with the space between boundaries.
Staging her 20th fashion show, the Vietnamese-born events producer will show her collection on the Carnival Corp. vessel.
Elle teamed up with the State Department to focus on the role that design has played in diplomacy through the years.
The exhibition features approximately 75 fashions by more than 60 designers.