“I wanted the campaign to catch the energy of the Tokyo show, with the amazing laser lights of the finale,” said Kim Jones.
The French fashion house plans to roll out online sales to several new markets this year, including China and Japan.
The Dior designer will accept the prize at the ceremony Monday night at Royal Albert Hall.
The Japanese contemporary artist has created a 39-foot-tall gleaming sculpture of a robot woman.
The store sells customizable T-shirts, as well as exclusive items from the range featuring the iconic Dior bee redrawn by artist Kaws.
“In the U.S., Dior is strong, but I think that we need further awareness,” said ceo Pietro Beccari ahead of its U.S. e-commerce launch.
Frieze Academy brought creatives together to examine subjects such technology, diversity and the need for disruption in art and fashion.
The U.S. artist’s signature BFF character, made up of thousands of flowers, is seen reclining behind models in the campaign shot by Steven Meisel.
Historian Maureen Footer’s tome explores the legacy of the designer, Victor Grandpierre and Georges Geffroy.
The collection designed by Kim Jones will bow on Nov. 30, while a pop-up store at Isetan will carry his capsule line for summer 2019.
The Versace family cashed in 3.1 million euros.
The initiative kicks off the global launch of Maria Grazia Chiuri’s fall collection, inspired by the student uprisings of May 1968.