Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” coming to Brooklyn Museum

This summer, the Brooklyn Museum will host the first posthumous retrospective dedicated to the late designer and visionary Virgil Abloh. The retrospective will hold two decades worth of work.   The exhibition, titled “Virgil Abloh: Figures of Speech,” will build on a previous show of the same name that debuted at the MCA in Chicago…

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Virgil Abloh’s Off-White successor is Ibrahim Kamara

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Virgil Abloh, whose numerous accomplishments included the founding of Off-White, passed away six months ago, and the label that is key to his legacy has shared the details of who will be following in his footsteps and leading the company.   In an Instagram post, Off-White shared the announcement that Ibrahim Kamara will be stepping…

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Virgil Abloh’s “Coming of Age” was all about boyhood

Virgil Abloh‘s “Coming of Age” was unveiled by the Louis Vuitton Foundation last month — a moving and inspiring exhibition that captured the spirit of the illustrious career of Virgil Abloh.   One of his greatest strengths came to form in the empowerment of others through his most groundbreaking creative endeavors. Abloh, who was born…

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Virgil Abloh-designed Louis Vuitton x Nike Air Force 1 release info

It’s been nearly two months since the fashion community and the world at large lost an icon, Virgil Abloh. Before he left us, Virgil, LV’s Men’s Artistic Director, debuted a Louis Vuitton x Nike Air Force 1 collection that broke the internet and had fans thirsting like no tomorrow. Now, the Maison has finally announced…

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Demand for Off-White soars after Virgil Abloh’s death

Demand for Off-White is increasing, following the death of Virgil Abloh. The demand for his designs has skyrocketed on resale sites, raising concerns that they are facilitating profiteering.   Following the tragic news of Virgil Abloh’s death, resellers reported a surge in sales of Off-White, the streetwear brand known for its characteristic crossed-arrow logo and…

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Virgil Abloh – In Loving Memory

On the morning of Sunday, November 28, 2021, the world learned about the death of Virgil Abloh and instantly started to mourn. It was revealed through his Instagram account that he had been battling a “rare, aggressive form of cancer, cardiac angiosarcoma” for over two years and that he kept it private from the public.…

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Fire Finds: Virgil Abloh ‘ICONS’ Book

Virgil Abloh flipped the sneaker game upside down in 2016 when he launched “The Ten” in partnership with Nike. Since then, the Off-White and Swoosh collaborative collection has broadened significantly and with each new release, sneakerheads, resellers and celebrities have all tried to get their hands on that drip. Now, for the first time ever,…

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Virgil Abloh x Mercedes-Benz G-Class will be ultimate hype SUV

Mercedes-Benz‘s G-Class SUV hit its 40th anniversary mark last year. On Monday, Virgil Abloh and the luxury car brand announced their collab project.   Unifying the worlds of art, fashion, and automotive, Abloh and Benz will debut an endeavor dubbed as the first-of-its-kind. The duo are about to create a unique artwork from the G-Class…

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