Kris Van Assche

Kris Van Assche

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Date of Birth 12 May 1976
Industries Fashion, Design
Headquarter Londerzeel, Belgium
Kris Van Assche is Belgium fashion designer, known to have worked at Yves Saint Laurent as Hedi Slimane’s first assistant for the Rive Gauche Homme line. Kris founded his eponymous label KRISVANASSCHE, as well as becoming the artistic director for Dior Homme.

2005

Presented his own men’s collection in Paris during Men’s Fashion Week.

2007

Founded KRISVANASSCHE.
Artistic director for Dior Homme.

2013

Open first KRISVANASSCHE boutique in Paris.

2015

Van Assche announced that he was closing his personal label, for now.
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Toru Kamei Talks Dior Homme Collaboration, Paintings & Advice for Emerging Artists

“I want to try to make art that speaks directly to the senses.”

A Visual Recap of Dior Homme & Dior Haute Couture's Seasonal Presentations in Tokyo
Fashion 

A Visual Recap of Dior Homme & Dior Haute Couture's Seasonal Presentations in Tokyo

What went down at Dior’s anniversary festivities in Tokyo.

A Delicate Balancing Act: Kris Van Assche on Integrating a New Wave Spirit Into Dior Homme
Fashion 

A Delicate Balancing Act: Kris Van Assche on Integrating a New Wave Spirit Into Dior Homme

KVA opens up about his boundary-pushing vision for Dior’s menswear line.

Fashion's Most Iconic Logos Get Remixed
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Fashion's Most Iconic Logos Get Remixed

From Supreme and Champion to Chanel and Dior.

Kris Van Assche's 10-Year Anniversary With Dior Homme: "You Need to Reinvent to Stay Relevant"
Fashion

Kris Van Assche's 10-Year Anniversary With Dior Homme: "You Need to Reinvent to Stay Relevant"

Words of wisdom from design house’s creative architect.

Artist Dan Witz on Street Art and How His Mosh Pit Paintings Made It to Dior's Collection
Arts 

Artist Dan Witz on Street Art and How His Mosh Pit Paintings Made It to Dior's Collection

He also talks about being anti-gallery and meeting A$AP Rocky for the first time.

Robert Pattinson Fronts Dior Homme's Latest 2017 Fall Campaign
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Robert Pattinson Fronts Dior Homme's Latest 2017 Fall Campaign

Captured by Karl Lagerfeld.

Dior Homme Teams up With Sennheiser for a Slick Lineup of Audio Equipment
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Dior Homme Teams up With Sennheiser for a Slick Lineup of Audio Equipment

Offerings for every situation.

Dior Homme Taps Toru Kamei for Exclusive Artistic Collection
Fashion

Dior Homme Taps Toru Kamei for Exclusive Artistic Collection

The Japanese artist decorates Kris Van Assche’s punk-inspired pieces in with his botanical still life works.

The City Guide to Antwerp
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The City Guide to Antwerp

An inside look at the rising city of fashion.

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