Dior Menswear : Menswear Spring/Summer 2020 show in Paris
Artistic director: kim joneslocation: a monumental space built on the forecourt of the institut du monde arabe. in this huge white block, a room with benches painted in a pink gradient and a sand-covered podium. letters forming the word dior slightly broken make them appear like rock crystals.collection: kim jones worked with the american artist, daniel arsham, to design this wardrobe inspired by the past, present and future with the idea of exploration worked in with techniques adopted from sculpting. the shapes are flexible, the silhouette is fluid, elegant and refined.the sashes drape inside the jackets or flow out from below them. tulle forms abstract patterns on suits. there are many washed-out shades and fabric techniques used. the lightness of the clothing can be seen on the organza and nylon shirts, as well as trench coats in laminated leather. the designer draws on the history of the dior house and reinterprets it in his own way, through the newspaper print, and classic oblique tailoring of monsieur dior on coats and jackets.note: the collaboration with rimowa, for the aluminium accessories branded with the iconic dior oblique pattern. the saddle bag is molded in silicone by the artist daniel arsham.yoon anh's jewellery has a worn, aged and fragmented look.show music (only to be used in the context of the show, covered by the right to information).