Día de Muertos feted by Gaultier!
JPG LOVES MEXICO AND
CELEBRATES día DE MUERTOS
Mexico is an important source of inspiration for Jean Paul Gaultier: «Mexican arts and crafts are so rich that they form an inexhaustible source of ideas». For many years, the House has been celebrating Mexican culture, in fashion and in perfumery.
For the celebrations of «Día de Muertos», Jean Paul Gaultier Parfums imagines original creations, specially created for the occasion. Through his artistic involvement, Jean-Paul Gaultier wishes to honor this famous Mexican tradition, known throughout the world.
Jean Paul Gaultier has felt a deep connection to Mexico since 2019, and this evident in the vibrant celebration of the traditional holiday Día de Muertos or ‘Day of the Dead’. Every year, Día de Muertos sparks a blend of fragrance and tradition, resulting in an explosion of joy, color and symbolism. It's a fragrant ode to Mexico and its heritage.
día de muertos X JPG RETROSPECTIVE
From 2019 to 2022
For the past four years, Jean Paul Gaultier has paid homage to the traditional Day of the Dead celebration, a unique artistic and cultural fusion that comes to life in Mexico.
Gaultier playfully blends emblematic elements of the holiday with the brand's strong codes: - The calavera revisited in the colors of the iconic Breton shirt in 2019, clad in a wrestling mask inspired by the Lucha Libre look of the 2015 SS Miss collection in 2021 or decorated with a print inspired by the 1994 SS Tatouages collection in 2022. - Cempasuchil flowers inspired by the Tribute to Frida Kahlo collection (SS 1998) in 2020. - This year, Jean Paul Gaultier is honoring alebrijes or spirit animals. A new Day of the Dead code incorporating an iconic JGP print from the 1994 SS Tatouages collection. The fusion of these two worlds reveals a deep connection, marrying traditional fashion and heritage... simply magical. It demonstrates how traditions continue to inspire collections.
THIS YEAR’S THEME:
THE ALEBRIJES OR SPIRIT ANIMALS
Dive into a world of vibrant colors and fantastical creatures that celebrate life! Alebrijes are mythical creatures, hybrids of different species from Mexican culture. They are the spiritual guardians that accompany the souls of the departed into the afterlife. Each animal is chosen for its particular significance. Gaultier Alebrije was inspired by an iconic Jean Paul Gaultier print from the 1995 Tatouages collection. Celebrate life, love and memories with an event that honors the past while embracing the present. Discover the very essence of this emblematic festival through the Gaultier Alebrije, which is sure to enchant you.
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