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.
The designer dedicated a collection to royal courtesan Madame de Pompadour after moving into the building where she lived as a young woman.
The curator is due to exit his position at the Palais Galliera in January.
The Parisian curator with his transporting exhibition at the Palazzo Pitti in Florence is out to change approaches to presenting clothes.
The culture ministry unveiled a series of measures to safeguard the country’s assets, including a permanent fashion collection.
The curator’s latest fashion performance presents an intimate perspective on the creative process as well as the ephemerality of fashion.
The Assouline tome is the first volume in a series to mark the 70th anniversary of the French couture house in 2017.
Fashion curator Olivier Saillard of Palais Galliera is orchestrating the event in Paris this fall.