Pierre Bergé

Pierre Bergé

Fashion Scoops

Prunier Hosts Private Gathering Honoring Pierre Bergé

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

clock September 14, 2017Katya Foreman

Pierre Bergé

Fashion Scoops

Private Ceremony Set for Pierre Bergé

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

clock September 11, 2017Jennifer Weil

Pierre Berge

Fashion Features

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.

clock September 9, 2017WWD Staff

Yves Saint Laurent Museums

Designer and Luxury

Instagram Reactions to Pierre Bergé’s Death

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

clock September 8, 2017Joelle Diderich and Anne-Aymone Gheerbrant

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.

clock September 8, 2017WWD Staff

Jacques de Bascher and Karl Lagerfeld in Paris in 1979.


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.

clock March 26, 2017Katya Foreman

Pierre Bergé and King Mohammed VI of Morocco.

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé Honored by King of Morocco

Bergé and his longtime companion and business partner, Yves Saint Laurent, had deep ties with the country.

clock December 23, 2016Katya Foreman

New Graphic Identities Revealed for Yves Saint Laurent Museums

Fashion Scoops

Fondation Pierre Bergé — Yves Saint Laurent Unveils Logos of Yves Saint Laurent Museums

The original YSL logo, artist Piet Mondrian and Moroccan culture figure among the influences.

clock December 19, 2016Katya Foreman

A rare bottle of Heidsieck Champagne “Goût Americain” vintage 1907, which was rescued from the shipwreck of the Jönköping schooner that sank in 1916 in the Baltic Sea

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé to Auction Wine Collection

The avid collector’s wine cellar will go under the hammer at Paris’ Hôtel Drout auction house on March 10.

clock February 29, 2016Laure Guilbault

Cover of the Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent Foundation's 10th anniversary book

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé Launches Anniversary Book

Bespoke tome is to mark 10 years of the Pierre Bergé-Yves Saint Laurent Foundation.

clock December 17, 2014

Pierre Bergé

Fashion Scoops

Pierre Bergé’s Library to Be Auctioned

More than a thousand manuscripts and books are go under the hammer at Paris’ auction house Drouot in 2015.

clock October 27, 2014Laure Guilbault

Pierre Bergé

Fashion Features

Pierre Bergé Unplugged in Paris

Betty Catroux, Vincent Darré and Doris Brynner attended the event at the Arab World Institute.

clock October 24, 2014Laure Guilbault

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