The finalists for the 2020 LVMH prize have been announced, Vogue reports. From the 20 semi-finalists, eight nominees have now been selected to present their final collections to a panel of judges – including Virgil Abloh and Rihanna – at the Louis Vuitton Foundation on June 5.
The winner will receive a €300,000 (approximately $341,000) grant and a year’s mentorship from a dedicated LVMH team. The Karl Lagerfeld prize, recently introduced to honor the late designer, will see an upcoming talent awarded a €150,000 (approx $170,700) grant and a one-year mentorship.
Now in its seventh consecutive year, former LVMH prize winners include Jacquemus, Marine Serre, and Hood By Air.
This finalists for the LVMH prize 2020 are as follows: