This commitment takes the form of a wide range of projects revolving around creativity. For the Hyères Festival, whose jury this year is presided by Bertrand Guyon, design director at haute couture house Schiaparelli, Galeries Lafayette gives the finalists a unique window to showcase their talents both a figuratively and concretely.
Throughout the event, which runs from April 27th to May 1st 2017, Galeries Lafayette store fronts in the region will feature the Festival
The fashion shows – the highlights of the Festival – will be broadcast live from Toulon, Paris and Hyères and will be aired on the Festival’s website.
This year, for the first time, Galeries Lafayette will announce the name of the finalist selected to design a capsule collection with the store’s brand on Sunday, when all winners are announced.
For over 120 years, Galeries Lafayette has been devoted to bringing distinctive design and creativity to the widest audience possible. Its commitment as a corporate patron, especially regarding the Hyères Festival, reflects the brand’s position as a foremost ambassador for art, fashion and culture.