LONDON — It’s 11:30 on a weekday morning and Yves Carcelle, chairman and chief executive officer of Louis Vuitton, is sipping Champagne. “It’s 12:30 Paris time, non?” he said, seated in a private room at the Royal Academy of Arts on Piccadilly.
Carcelle has just unveiled the Louis Vuitton Young Arts Project, which aims to educate local youths about the art world, and is preparing for the opening Wednesday of London’s first Louis Vuitton Maison.
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