Christian Dior has named Raf Simons as its new artistic director. The Belgian designer will present his first show for the prestigious French fashion house in Paris in July. Raf Simons — who is best known for his work at Jil Sander — replaces superstar designer John Galliano who was...

After John Galliano's anti-Semitic remarks went viral online after a video surfaced, filming him when he was drunk, Dior has announced that Galliano has been fired. More after the jump. Christian Dior has fired John Galliano as creative director of the house yesterday. "I unequivocally...

Fired from Christian Dior, Gibraltar-born, flamboyant British designer John Galliano proved once again that nothing good ever happens after 3 AM, or when alcohol is allegedly involved. It also doesn't help that you declared your love of Hitler and suggested two women should be gassed... It...

>> Christian Dior began legal action to dismiss John Galliano this morning, but it sounds like the designer, who helped the house break the billion-dollar barrier, won't go without a fight. According to one of his colleagues , Galliano plans to fight his dismissal from Dior and has retained...

Founded in 1946, Christian Dior lead the fashion industry in Paris until his death in 1957. According to Dior's description of their preview video (above), Inspiration Dior 'presents a unique dialogue between major masterpieces that have inspired Christian Dior and the designers that...

July 6, 2011 Christian Dior's autumn–winter 2011–12 haute couture show lends a bit of playful relief, following the house's recent fiasco regarding the sacking of its former creative director John Galliano. Bill Gaytten, accompanied by his assistant Susanna Venegas, has stepped up to the...

Photo: Getty Images The house of Dior just issued a press release severing ties with John Galliano immediately. "We unequivocally condemn the statements made by John Galliano which are in total contradiction to the longstanding core values of Christian Dior," says Dior president Sidney...

Dior's chief executive, Sidney Toledano, reacted in a statement shortly after John's arrest: "Dior affirms with the utmost conviction its policy of zero tolerance towards any anti-Semitic or racist words or behavior. Pending the results of the inquiry, Christian Dior has suspended John...

Although fashion house Christian Dior has recently had some unfortunate news regarding their designer John Galliano, who was under fire for allegations of racist and anti-Semitic outbursts, it looks like they will still be launching a new exhibit next month in Moscow at the Pushkin Museum,...

After the controversy over anti-semitic comments and his arrest, John Galliano has been fired from Dior. The news came this morning by the president and chief executive officer of Christain Dior, Sidney Toledano. "I unequivocally condemn the statements made by John Galliano, which are in...

 

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