Events & Festivals
“Esprit Dior” will be open from June 20th until August 25th at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP). Explore Christian Dior’s world of dresses, perfumes, accessories, pictures, and more. The exhibition illuminates the uniqueness of the Dior brand and the special history that it has.
The Dior exhibition has 10 different themes: 'Paris,' 'Dior and his artist friends,' 'Dior Garden,' 'Dior Allure,' ‘Dior Atelier’, ‘Dior’s Stars’, ‘Versailles: Trianon’, ‘Miss Dior’, ‘From Pink to Red,' ‘J’adore’. Dior’s library is even open for viewing, making it a total of 11 different exhibitions that are open to the public. In addition, Dior has collobarated with 6 of Korea’s major artists: Do-Ho Suh, Lee Bul, Heryun Kim, Kim Dong-Yoo, Kiwon Park and Seon-Ghi Bahk. Each of the artists showcase art as inspired by Dior.
On the same day as the opening of the Dior exhibition, the “House of Dior” store opened in Cheongdam. The architecture of the store is inspired by haute couture, and is meant to resemble the movement of fabrics and how they weave in and out. It took 4 years for the construction of the store to be completed, and there are a total of 6 floors. The store has accessories, fine jewelry, time pieces, women’s wear, shoes, and the Dior Homme collection. The boutique also has a VIP lounge, gallery, and a cafe operated by the world renown pastry chef, Pierre Hermé.