Louis Vuitton and Nike “Air Force 1” by Virgil Abloh presented in the Louis Vuitton Spring Summer 2022 Collection by Virgil Abloh.
From January 26 to February 8 on Sothebys.com
Louis Vuitton collaborates with the auction house Sotheby’s, the most prestigious destination for art and luxury, to auction off 200 pairs of special Louis Vuitton and Nike “Air Force 1” sneakers by Virgil Abloh, kept in a precious Louis Vuitton case .
The auction represents the beginning of a series of Louis Vuitton events that will take place starting in January and throughout 2022. Proceeds will be donated directly to The Virgil AblohTM “Post-Modern” Scholarship Fund, which collaborates with the Fashion Scholarship Fund , to support the studies of deserving students of black, African-American and African origins.
The auction marks the first launch of the Louis Vuitton and Nike “Air Force 1” sneakers by Virgil Abloh in collaboration with Louis Vuitton and Nike for the Louis Vuitton Spring-Summer 2022 Collection. Before his passing on November 28, 2021, the Director Men’s Louis Vuitton Collections artist Virgil Abloh was involved in organizing the auction and related events. The auction, in fact, will take place in collaboration with his family.