China Shandong Net-Sensing Shandong, May 21st Set sail by the mountains and the sea. On May 20, 2022, the LOUIS VUITTON& exhibition opened in the coastal city of Qingdao, and started a new journey at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center.
Following its debut in Shenzhen, LOUIS VUITTON& exhibition continues its journey in China, presenting a new look in Qingdao, an east coast resort and international port city. The Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center, where the exhibition was held, became a dedicated competition venue for the Olympic marine events in 2008. Qingdao, known as the “Sailboat Capital of China“, injected new vitality into the Louis Vuitton& exhibition with its inclusiveness and cultural vitality.
The Louis Vuitton& exhibition aims to present the brand’s 160 years of colorful creative exchanges and artistic cooperation history. From the digital portrait of Louis Vuitton created by artist Cao Fei at the immersive entrance, to the hard case of traditional Chinese tea sets, to the custom-made works of Louis Vuitton by Chinese celebrities, this exhibition will take you to find the brand’s unique pioneering consciousness. Creative journey. The more than 180 works on display include a breathtaking series of custom-made hard cases from the early twentieth century; Monogram classic handbags and collaborations performed by well-known artists and designers. In addition, the complete Artycapucines collection will also be unveiled, the brand’s new collaboration with the world‘s top contemporary artists based on the Capucines handbag (a modern classic collection named after the street where Louis Vuitton’s first boutique is located), participating artists Including Alex Israel, Urs Fischer and Zeng Fanzhi. To commemorate the bicentennial of Louis Vuitton’s birth, the exhibition also showcases a selection of 200 special hard case creations, specially created by artists, creatives and friends of the brand from various cultural fields, including Cao Fei, Liu Wei and Zhang Ding et al.
The Louis Vuitton& exhibition is a rich and immersive experience, an exciting journey of discovery that showcases the dialogue between past and future, tradition and modernity, Paris and Qingdao, craftsmanship and creativity led by Louis Vuitton.
1. Portrait of Louis Vuitton by Cao Fei
2. Louis Vuitton: As you can see…
4. The Art of Silk
5. Classic Reproduction
6. Blank canvas bag
7. Art meets fashion
8. Louis 200… a selection of hard case works by Chinese creatives
9. Gift Shop
Gate 5, Olympic Sailing Center, Shinan District, Qingdao
20 May 2022 to 1 July 2022
10:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Admission is free #LVANDExhibition#