In fashion, presentation matters. Show venues these days are every bit as important as the collections to the statement a designer makes, and a prime opportunity for fashion houses to flex their creative muscles and stand out from the crowd.
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From Prada’s curved archipelagos (produced in conjunction with AMO/Rem Koolhaas) to Dior Homme’s avenue of trees, Dries Van Noten’s seventy vintage cars and John Galliano’s race track, the best in the business proved once again that they know how to put on a show.
Jack Moss is the Fashion Features Editor at Wallpaper*. Having previously held roles at 10, 10 Men and AnOther magazines, he joined the team in 2022. His work has a particular focus on the moments where fashion and style intersect with other creative disciplines – among them art and design – as well as championing a new generation of international talent and profiling the industry’s leading figures and brands.
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