Louis Vuitton (LV), the group’s flagship brand, announced the appointment of Tiffany (Tiffany) former jewelry design director Francesca Amfitheatrof as the new watch and Jewellery Art Director.
Francesca Amfitheatrof is a world citizen. She was born in Tokyo, Japan, and studied at the Saint Martin School of design in London, the Chelsea Institute of art and Royal College of Art.
Francesca Amfitheatrof presented its first silver jewelry series in 1993 at the White Cube Gallery of Jay Jopling, an art dealer in London. Her design has been sold in Paris Colette, London Browns, Florence Luisa Via Roma, New York Jeffreys and Hongkong’s Joyce stores.
Francesca Amfitheatrof began to serve as the director of jewelry design team of Tiffany brand in 2013. She is the first female designer to take up the post. Francesca Amfitheatrof resigned in January of this year, and Tiffany announced that she had been replaced by Reed Krakoff. In addition, Francesca Amfitheatrof has been a senior jewelry designer of the Royal jewellery brand Asprey&Garrard.
Luxury brands such as Balenciaga, Fendi and Marni have all designed their works and have been the curator of the Gucci Museum in Florence for three years.