• Virgil Abloh Wants to Apply the Tenets of Streetwear to Furniture Design

    4 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Could Jean Prouvé ever gain the same name recognition as say, Kanye West? Could style-conscious teenagers discern an authentic Eames chair from a knock off with the same certainty as they spot a fake Supreme box logo from the real thing? Virgil Abloh would like to think so. “I feel like it's urgent to make sure that as design history goes along in this moment, that it doesn't leave the 14 to 17 year old boy or girl, who has no clue about art history, design history. They should be sort of invited in the conversation if these icons are going to exist in the next term,” Abloh said at the...
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