Olivier Saillard

Coco Chanel in the Thirties.

Designer and Luxury

Palais Galliera to Reopen With Gabrielle Chanel Retrospective

“Gabrielle Chanel. A Fashion Manifesto” will feature more than 350 pieces dating from the 1910s to 1971.

clock July 15, 2020Joelle Diderich

A photo by Dominique Issermann, part of the "Images Perdues" exhibition in Arles

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Photography Takes to the Streets of Arles

Olivier Saillard and Gaël Mamine are behind “Images Perdues,” an exhibition of leading fashion photographers’ works in the streets of Arles.

clock July 6, 2020Alex Wynne

James Ferragamo and Olivier Saillard

Fashion Scoops

Ferragamo Revisits Archive Designs

The 12 limited-edition footwear creations were presented in an installation curated by Olivier Saillard.

clock January 21, 2020Alex Wynne

The customized Bartin Malanciaga shoe from the Weston Vintage line.

Fashion Scoops

J.M. Weston Launches Vintage Shoe Range

Artistic director Olivier Saillard presented customized pairs with fictitious fashion names like John des Garçons and Hedi Saint Dior.

clock January 14, 2020Joelle Diderich

The Fondazione Sozzani in Paris


Carla Sozzani Opens Art Foundation in Paris

Nearly 30 years after the creation of the Galleria Carla Sozzani in Milan, Carla Sozzani is taking over the Paris art world.

clock October 16, 2019Fleur Burlet

Elie Top

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Saillard Publishes Fashion Anthology

The book, published by Éditions Robert Laffont, features a wealth of texts old and new about the culture of fashion.

clock September 28, 2019WWD Staff

Olivier Saillard

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Saillard Publishes Fashion Anthology

The book, published by Éditions Robert Laffont, features a wealth of texts old and new about the culture of fashion — and not a single image.

clock September 27, 2019Alex Wynne

The Balenciaga day dress from 1968 with a deconstructed shoulder from Azzedine Alaïa's personal archive

Fashion Features

Late Designer Azzedine Alaïa’s Personal Couture Archive Revealed – to Students

Four lucky Parsons students were allowed into Alaïa’s personal archive of more than 10,000 couture garments as part of the school’s first “Archiving Fashion” summer course.

clock July 19, 2019Fleur Burlet

Model on the catwalk

Fashion Show Reviews

Moda Povera Couture Fall 2019

Olivier Saillard offered up a lesson in life drawing, his medium changing from T-shirts to giant white cotton shirts.

clock July 1, 2019Alex Wynne

Olivier Saillard, Sheila E. and the leader of the Garde Républicaine drum corps.

Fashion Scoops

Sheila E. Battles Military Drummers at J.M. Weston Event

Artistic director Olivier Saillard organized the concert to celebrate the shoemaker’s tradition of making boots for the cavalry regiment.

clock June 19, 2019Joelle Diderich

A suit from the Giorgio Armani fall 2012 collection featured in the “Romanzo Breve di Moda Maschile" exhibition.

Fashion Scoops

Pitti Uomo to Mount Retrospective Exhibit on 30 Years of Men’s Fashion

Curated by Pitti Immagine artistic consultant Olivier Saillard, the exhibition will run June 11 to Sept. 29 at Palazzo Pitti.

clock March 18, 2019Martino Carrera

Olivier Saillard.

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Saillard Stages Café Performance for J.M. Weston

The artistic director of the heritage shoe brand recited poems as faux waiters circulated with trays of shoes.

clock January 16, 2019Joelle Diderich

Olivier Saillard Stages Cafe Performance for J.M. Weston

Fashion Scoops

Olivier Saillard Stages Cafe Performance for J.M. Weston

clock January 16, 2019WWD Staff

The Alaïa exhibition at Palazzo Clerici in Milan.

Fashion Scoops

Milan Hosts First Alaïa Exhibition

The designer’s creations are displayed under spectacular Tiepolo frescoes at the city’s Palazzo Clerici.

clock September 22, 2018Joelle Diderich

Olivier Saillard

Fashion Scoops

Pitti Immagine Taps Olivier Saillard as Artistic Consultant

The fashion historian and art curator will collaborate with the Pitti Discovery Foundation on a men’s fashion exhibition to be inaugurated in June 2019.

clock July 19, 2018Alessandra Turra

Load More Arrow


Today's Must Read


Wendy Kahn Named President of Derek Lam 10 Crosby

clock 5hLisa Lockwood

Social Studies