The president and ceo of Christian Dior Couture will be the first recipient of the “Alumnus of the Year” recognition.
The Italian fashion house has teamed up with Rome’s MAXXI museum to publish the book in advance of Di Paolo’s monographic exhibition next March.
The U.K.-Italy Business Awards ceremony took place at the Milan Bourse on Thursday night.
On Dec. 1, the designer will donate the proceeds from the sale of its Starry bag embellished with the red ribbon to Anlaids.
The jumpers designed by Giannini will benefit Save the Children.
The two-day event, open to the public, will be held in Milan on Nov. 24 and 25.
The eyewear manufacturer will donate to the organization 60,000 optical frames and sunglasses annually until 2021.
The exhibition, titled “Beyond the Still Life Image,” will be open until Dec. 9 at Milan’s Palazzo Reale.