kids encyclopedia robot

Azzedine Alaia facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Azzedine Alaïa
Born February 26, 1940 (1940-02-26) (age 81)
Education École des Beaux-Arts
Awards Best Designer of the Year (1984)
Chevalier de la Légion d'honneur (2008)

Azzedine Alaïa is a Tunisian haute couture fashion designer based in Paris. In 2008, he was awarded the Legion of Honour by the French government.

In 2011, he started showing his collections on the catwalk again after an eight-years pause.

In 2015, he was celebrated at the Galleria Borghese in Rome with an exhibition called "Couture/Sculpture: Azzedine Alaïa in the History of Fashion".

Images for kids

kids search engine
Azzedine Alaia Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.