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Louis Vuitton heads to Japan for Cruise 2018

Creative director Nicolas Ghesquière will show the Cruise 2018 collection there

By Verinia Khoo | Published: 10 Jan 2017

LV goes to Japan
Photo: Louis Vuitton

The next destination for Louis Vuitton's latest cruise collection will be in Japan! Although the exact location has not been revealed, we do know that it will take place on 14 May this year. Louis Vuitton has previously presented its cruise collections at Rio de Janeiro, Palm Springs and Monaco.

The brand's decision to bring show its Cruise 2018 collection in Japan isn't out of the blue. Louis Vuitton has collaborated with Japanese artists like Takashi Murakami, Yayoi Kusama, Rei Kawakubo and Hiroshi Fujiwara. It has also hosted exhibitions in Japan and crafted campaigns featuring one of Japan's most popular video game characters, Lightning from Square Enix's Final Fantasy franchise.

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