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Madison Cox on Taking Up the Baton From Pierre Bergé

The new president of the Fondation Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent talks about learning how to run a museum and coping with sudden fame.

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Pierre Bergé and Yves Saint Laurent in their house Dar Es Saada, Marrakech, 1977.

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Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé on Morocco

The designer and his longtime companion and business partner fell in love with the country on a visit in 1966.

clock October 14, 2017Joelle Diderich

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Marrakech Welcomes Yves Saint Laurent Museum

Betty Catroux, the designer’s muse, was among the first visitors to the new venue, inaugurated on Saturday by Morocco’s Princess Lalla Salma.

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Madison Cox on Yves Saint Laurent ‘Cultural Center’ in Marrakech

The husband of Pierre Bergé attended a book launch Wednesday for “Yves Saint Laurent Accessories” at Christie’s in New York.

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ANDAM Holds Dinner to Honor Pierre Bergé

Industry players and designers turned out at the Café de l’Esplanade to honor the late industrialist and Saint Laurent cofounder.

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Yves Saint Laurent Museum Opens in Paris

The venue is being inaugurated less than three weeks after the death of its founder, Pierre Bergé.

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Prunier Hosts Private Gathering Honoring Pierre Bergé

Catherine Deneuve, Betty Catroux and François Hollande attended the event.

clock September 14, 2017Katya Foreman

Pierre Bergé

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Private Ceremony Set for Pierre Bergé

The powerhouse figure in French culture and politics will be cremated on Tuesday.

clock September 11, 2017Jennifer Weil

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Remembering Pierre Bergé, the Force Behind Yves Saint Laurent and More

The legendary business partner and lover of the late designer died Friday at 86 after a long illness.

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Instagram Reactions to Pierre Bergé’s Death

Anthony Vaccarello, Nathalie Rykiel, Stéphane Ashpool and Alexandre Mattiussi were among those who paid homage on Instagram.

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Pierre Bergé

Designer and Luxury

Pierre Bergé Dies at 86

The former partner of Yves Saint Laurent, a key figure in French culture and politics, died on Friday in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence after a long illness.

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Jacques de Bascher and Karl Lagerfeld in Paris in 1979.

People

New Book Sheds Light on Karl Lagerfeld’s Troubled Companion

French journalist Marie Ottavi paints a nuanced portrait of Jacques de Bascher, who ignited Lagerfeld’s feud with Yves Saint Laurent.

clock August 10, 2017Joelle Diderich

Yves Saint Laurent Museums

Fashion Features

Pierre Bergé Unveils YSL Museums in Paris and Marrakech

The designer’s longtime companion and business partner attended a press conference in Paris despite a recent stint in hospital.

clock June 8, 2017Joelle Diderich

Pierre Bergé

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé Ties the Knot With Madison Cox

The longtime companion and business partner of Yves Saint Laurent got married in a private ceremony on March 31.

clock May 4, 2017Joelle Diderich

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé Talks Political Persuasions

In an interview published in French weekly Le Journal du Dimanche on Sunday, Bergé expressed his support for centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron who is running neck-and-neck with the National Front’s Marine Le Pen in the French presidential race.

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