Adding further fuel to the unquenchable wearable tech revolution and the surrounding Apple rumors, an announcement was made earlier this week that the Cupertino-based tech giant has brought on the now former Yves Saint Laurent CEO, Paul Deneve to head its "special projects" sector. Deneve, who...

Did Pierre Thoretton's 2010 Yves Saint Laurent documentary L'Amour Fou leave you wanting more? Well, it looks like you'll be able to get your YSL fix again (and again) in the near future. Director Jalil Lespert is working on a fictional retelling of YSL's love affair with Pierre Bergé,...

When you started, your goal was to document the auction of their belongings following Saint Laurent's death, not their love story. Yes, I started off making a film on Yves Saint Laurent and Pierre Bergé's homes and their collection, but it was turning out very boring. At what point did...

Since 1980 the garden has been owned by Yves Saint-Laurent and Pierre Bergé. After Yves Saint Laurent died in 2008 his ashes were scattered in the Majorelle Garden. The garden also houses the Islamic Art Museum of Marrakech, whose collection includes North African textiles from...

Fou's point of entry is the three-day, 2009 Christies auction of the duo's art collection following Saint Laurent's death. The "sale of the century" comprised works by Manet, Picasso and Matisse, art deco furniture and Roman antiquities, amounting to a staggering $480 million (divided between...

Pierre Bergé celebrated his late partner's legacy last week at the opening of Yves Saint Laurent: The Retrospective exhibit at the Denver Art Musuem. But while the night was indeed an homage to Saint Laurent's work, Bergé couldn't dodge questions about YSL's new creative director, . Slimane...

The collection of more than six hundred objects – including those related to adornment such as necklaces of amber and coral and silver brooches – has been transported to Paris from from the Marrakech-based Musée Berbère – an establishment founded by Yves Saint Laurent and his lover and...

Yves Saint Laurent at his final couture show in 2002. >> Pierre Bergé, who lived with Yves Saint Laurent for almost 50 years, says new YSL designer Hedi Slimane is in for an uphill battle — but Bergé believes Slimane is ready for the task. Bergé told T Magazine that filling Saint Laurent's...

Six months after the death of Yves Saint Laurent in 2008, filmmaker Pierre Thoretton began filming a documentary about the life of the legendary designer and his partner of 50 years, Pierre Bergé. But just before you think it's a film based on YSL's unsurpassed contribution to fashion's time...

I left the matinee of L'Amour Fou sadly, understanding for the first time the language of ennui: the feeling of listlessness and dissatisfaction, the demon that crept in to seize joy from the brilliant, dazzling Yves Saint Laurent. Pierre Berge as his lover, partner and finally protector...

 

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