Maria Grazia Chiuri Is The New Artistic Director at Dior

Maria Grazia Chiuri Is The New Artistic Director at Dior

Maria Grazia Chiuri leaves Valentino after 17 years

Maria Grazia Chiuri is the new artistic director of the French Maison Christian Dior. The fashion designer left Valentino after 17 years, of which eight as co-artistic director alongside Pierpaolo Piccioli.
Chiuri will be in charge of the women collection, pret a porter and accessories at the label owned by the luxury goods holding company LVMH. "Maria Grazie Chiuri is internationally recognised and acclaimed for her huge talent. She will give her elegant and modern vision to the Dior woman," LVMH chairman and CEO Bernard Arnault said

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