The Fondation

About the Fondation

The Fondation Louis Vuitton

In 2006, at the behest of Bernard Arnault, the LVMH group created the Fondation Louis Vuitton. Designed by the American architect Frank Gehry, it falls in line with the Groups’ efforts to promote art and culture. 

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About the Fondation

A major architectural gesture

This great architectural exploit has already taken its place among the iconic works of 21st-century architecture.

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The story of the construction

In order to conform to Frank Gehry's design, the men involved in the construction work have found solutions to numerous unprecedented technical challenges.