Virgil Abloh was a fashion designer and creative force. He died on November 28 following a private two year battle with cardiac angiosarcoma. It is a rare form if heart cancer.
Louis Vuitton, Off-White and the news of Abloh’s death were shared in a joint statement issued on Sunday.
“We are all shocked after this terrible news,”The statement was made by Bernard Arnault CEO of LVMH. “Virgil was not only a genius designer, a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom.”
In 2018, Louis Vuitton named Abloh its artistic director for menswear. Business Insider has previously reportedThis made him the first Black American to head a French fashion house.
These are 12 of his most memorable fashion moments with celebrities through the years.