Designer and visionary Virgil Abloh has died aged 41 following a battle with cancer.
Announcing the tragic news on Instagram, Louis Vuitton wrote: “LVMH, Louis Vuitton and Off White are devastated to announce the passing of Virgil Abloh, on Sunday, November 28th, of cancer, which he had been battling privately for several years.
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Bernard Arnault, CEO of LVMH, said “We are all shocked by this terrible news. Virgil was not only a genius designer and a visionary, he was also a man with a beautiful soul and great wisdom. The LVMH family joins me in this moment of great sorrow and we are all thinking of his loved ones on the passing of their husband, father, brother, son, and friend.”
Among his many innovations and creations, Virgil was the CEO of the luxury label Off-White that has a wide-ranging and large following of fans across the world.
Our thoughts are with the family of Virgil Abloh during this time.