Ischia Global Fest, Italy’s coolest insider arts and film festival, has revealed plans to present Jean-Paul Gaultier with an Excellence Award. And, the festival will host an exhibition of Gaultier’s iconic fashion.
A copyright infringement battle that started in 2016 leads up to a recent lawsuit from Forever 21 against Gucci, denying knock-offs and requesting the removal of the Italian label's trademark registration.
The Italian brand, owned by the Forall group, announced at the beginning of the month the departure of its artistic director. Rocco Iannone, a veteran of Giorgio Armani, will take over the reins July 3.