Nensi Dojaka, KidSuper, Lukhanyo Mdingi, Rui with the Jury, Isabelle Huppert Pic: LVMH
Given the talent of the finalists, the jury decided to award the Karl Lagerfeld award to three designers: the American founder of the Brooklyn (ladies’ and menswear) -based Kid Super label. Colm Dillane, Cape-based South African designer Lukhanyo Mdingi Town (ladies’ and menswear), and Shanghai-based Chinese designer Louis (genderless fashion) behind Louis Chow. They each receive € 150,000 and enjoy a year of mentorship.
London-based Albanian womenswear designer Nen Sidjaka has been announced as the winner of the 8th edition of the LVMH Young Fashion Designers Awards held at the Louis Vuitton Foundation on September 7. Dojaka will receive a € 300,000 donation and will receive one year of guidance from a team of LVMH experts.
The company said in a statement that the two awards were presented by French actress Isabelle Huppert at the Louis Vuitton Foundation.
Delphine Arnault “We are very pleased that the 2021 LVMH Awards have been awarded to Nensi Dojaka. Her sensual and tailored fashion combines self-confidence and style to break the conventions of womenswear. With that in mind, the jury decided to award the Karl Lagerfeld award to the three designers: Colm Dillane from KidSuper, Rukhanyo Mdingi and Rui Zhou from Rui. All three are sharp and unique visions of today’s fashion. The 8th edition is a testament to the international reach and appeal of the LVMH Awards, from over 100 countries, with nearly 2,000 candidates applying this year. “
In addition, three young fashion school graduates were distinguished: Adam Kost, a graduate of Institut Français dela Mode (Paris), Franziska Simon, a graduate of Heinrich-Heine Universität (Dusseldorf), and Università Iuavdi Venezia (Università Iuavdi Venezia, a graduate of Università Iuavdi Venezia). Starc Venice). Each will receive € 10,000 and will participate in each of the LVMH Group’s three house studios for one year. Louis Vuitton menswear, Dior menswear and Dior womenswear, respectively.
LVMH Group’s Virgil Abloh, Jonathan Anderson, Maria Grazia Chiuri, Mark Jacobs, Kim Jones, Stella McCartney Artistic Director, Delphine Arnault, Jean-Paul Clavery, Sidney Toledano I did.
9NS The LVMH Awards edition for young fashion designers will be held in 2022.
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London-based womenswear designer Nensi Dojaka wins 2021 LVMH Award
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