Tag: Atlanta

Virgil Abloh: Vuitton Switches to American Time

At Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art, which reopened on July 14, a retrospective of the work of Virgil Abloh, artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear, explores his unlikely journey, varied talents, and deep ambitions. “Duchamp is my lawyer,” Virgil Abloh likes to say. Riding the wave that has merged streetwear with high fashion, the boundary-defying designer became artistic director of Louis Vuitton menswear in...

Henri Dauman, a Creator of Icons

Without knowing him, we all recognize his photos of Elvis Presley and John Kennedy. After emigrating to the United States at the age of 17, French photographer Henri Dauman helped develop American photojournalism. His work can be viewed at the Jewish Heritage Museum in Atlanta until December 30, 2019. Finding himself orphaned after World War II, Henri Dauman, born in...