LVMH announce 'Prize Panel' experts for Young Designer Award
With €300,000 going to the winning designer
A selection of 30 new designers will present their collections to fashion experts during Paris Fashion Week this year, as part of the inaugural LVMH 'Prize for Young Designers' – the 40-strong panel has now been officially announced. Members include stylists and artists to corporate executives at Style.com, Vogue, Dover Street Market, and Net-a-Porter.
The ten to make it through the first round will have until May to finalise their edits before showing in front of some of the industry's most prominent designers such as Nicolas Ghesquière, Marc Jacobs, Karl Lagerfeld, Humberto Leon, Carol Lim, Phoebe Philo, Raf Simons, and Riccardo Tisci, as well as Delphine Arnault, Jean-Paul Claverie, and Pierre-Yves Roussel. The winning designer will receive €300,000 in prize money.