Kim Jones is leaving his position as men’s artistic director of Louis Vuitton after seven years.
Jones, who joined the label in 2011, will depart after showing his autumn 18 collection in Paris later this week.
Michael Burke, chairman and CEO of Louis Vuitton said ”It has been a huge privilege to work with Kim. His ability to set trends is impeccable and his talent and determination have ensured that Louis Vuitton is firmly placed as the leading brand in luxury Menswear today. All of us who have been fortunate to work with Kim wish him continued success in his next venture.”
The brand said Jones’s replacement will be announched “in due course”.