The seafaring life was the inspiration for Clare Waight Keller's lovely, breezy spring collection for Chloé.
He succeeds Carlo Alberto Beretta, who will take on the new role of chief client and marketing officer at Kering.
The fragrance pioneer has married his twin passions for perfume and architecture with the opening of his West Village boutique.
The series of 11 temporary venues will be set up simultaneously in eight different countries.
The AFA orchestrated an open talk between the designer and Margaret Russell, editor in chief of Architectural Digest.