Under his creative direction Louis Vuitton has seen an unprecedented growth in the women’s wear and leather goods categories, as well as a renewed identity as seen in the House’s spectacular fashion shows.
Bernard Arnault stated “I am very happy that we are continuing our Louis Vuitton women’s wear journey with Nicolas. He has been able to make the Louis Vuitton woman contemporary, resulting in major commercial successes. His vision, talent and creativity place him as one of the best designers in the world today.”
“I am very pleased to open the next chapter of the story I started with Louis Vuitton almost 5 years ago. Balancing an incredible heritage with a constant quest for innovation has always been an essential part of my work, it is also at the center of the history of this company and I look forward to further develop the codes we have implemented over the last years. I am very grateful to Bernard Arnault for the trust he places in me and to Michael Burke and Delphine Arnault for their ongoing stewardship on this beautiful journey “stated Nicolas Ghesquière, Louis Vuitton’s Artistic Director of Women’s Collections.
Michael Burke, Chairman & CEO of Louis Vuitton said “I am excited to continue working with Nicolas and the energy he brings to Louis Vuitton. He has established a strong, daring Louis Vuitton aesthetic imbued with the spirit of the House and his own sensibility. I am particularly proud of our achievements together and I look forward to seeing where the next years will take us”