Discover the stunning architecture of Louis Vuitton's stores worldwide in "Louis Vuitton Skin: Architecture of Luxury." Pulitzer Prize-winner Paul Goldberger takes readers on an exciting journey, exploring the Maison's unique locations, from São Paulo to Seoul. Louis Vuitton's unique approach goes beyond singular design to include custom-built buildings with individual "skins" that evoke emotions and relate to their specific location.
A visual experience: The exteriors of Louis Vuitton
Each store of Louis Vuitton is designed to offer the same appeal as the high-quality products found within. The focus is on creating a powerful visual experience, where the exterior of the store is an expression of the brand itself. The result is a series of stores with dramatically different expressions, highlighting the radical rethinking of the brand's identity.
Tokyo edition: A unique look at an iconic location
The Tokyo edition of "Louis Vuitton Skin: Architecture of Luxury" highlights one of Louis Vuitton's most architecturally distinctive stores in the world. It is a celebration of design, innovation and the unique relationship between a brand and its location. The Tokyo store is a masterpiece of modern architecture, and this book offers an intimate look at the vision and craftsmanship that brought it to life.
Six different covers: A Global Journey
With six different covers, each featuring one of Louis Vuitton's most architecturally distinctive stores worldwide - including Beijing, Paris, Seoul, New York City, Tokyo and Singapore - this book is itself a work of art. It invites the reader to explore the world of Louis Vuitton, a world where design, luxury and location come together in a harmonious symphony of style.
A must-have for architecture and model fanaticsn
"Louis Vuitton Skin: Architecture of Luxury (Tokyo Edition)" is more than a book; it is an experience. It is an invitation to explore the world of Louis Vuitton, a world where architecture and fashion come together in a unique and inspiring fusion. For lovers of architecture, fashion and the inimitable style embodied by Louis Vuitton, this book is an indispensable possession. It is a tribute to a brand that continues to inspire and delight, and a reminder of the power of design to move, inspire and make the world a little more beautiful.