Born in the South of France, 27-year-old Simon Porte Jacquemus loves blue, white, stripes, the sun, fruits, big dots, life, the 80’s and Marseille. Talented creator, he is the guest of honor for the 2017 OpenMyMed Festival, produced by the Maison Méditerranéenne des Métiers de la Mode (MMMM).
OpenMyMed opens the Provence Festivals season with «Marseille je t’aime», Jacquemus’ double exhibition: «Maisons» and «Archives» at the [mac] on May 12th, and «Images» at the MuCEM on May 14th. Also on May 14th, Jacquemus will do a special presentation, exclusively for Marseille, of his Spring-Summer 2017 collection «Les Santons de Provence» on the Place d’Armes du fort Saint-Jean. In order to share «Marseille je t’aime» with as big a public as possible. Simon also decided to create a book about Marseille, with friends, photographers, painters and contemporary artists.
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