Kim Jones enlisted the artist Peter Doig for a
Speaking on the campaign, Jones said: “Photographer Rafael Pavarotti used Peter Doig’s paintings to set the tone and image color and inject a contemporary atmosphere, a masterpiece that blends modernity and melancholic poetry.”
With this in mind, we see the latest Dior pieces (notably, ones made in association with Doig) against his actual artwork. Combined, it allows certain pieces to pop: see the hand-painted berets and dome hats? Here, we find animals and natural prints decorating the headpieces in Doig’s bright yet delicate way, adding a very welcomed soft edge to the crisp tailoring seen throughout the campaign.
Once again, Kim Jones celebrates Dior’s past with various iterations of the Saddle Bag (a Cannetille gold and silver thread-embroidered piece is particularly nice), and more extravagant jewelry designed by AMBUSH’s Yoon Ahn is also served up, delivering lots of pieces that are very Renaissance in style.
The Dior Winter 2021 campaign can be seen in the gallery above, and for those interested in buying it, head over to Dior’s website or worldwide boutiques to shop the collection now.
In case you missed it, check out Virgil Abloh behind-the-scenes of his Louis Vuitton FW21 collection.