Irene Kim, Max Mara
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For the first time ever, Max Mara will be showing its pre-fall 2017 collection in Shanghai on Thursday, 15 December, along with a special see-now, buy-now capsule collection designed in collaboration with artist Liu Wei.

Known in the international art scene for his striking exploration of cities and buildings, the limited edition capsule collection is inspired by the topography of real and imaginary metropolises and consists of 11 pieces in the Italian luxury label’s signature palette of camel, black and white.

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Liu Wei will also be creating the runway’s set and a special installation for the show. The show will be held at the Shanghai Exhibition Center, with 1,000 guests in attendance, including street style stars Irene Kim, Kristina Bazan and Eleonora Carisi.

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The mood board for the collection. Photo: Courtesy of Max Mara

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The Max Mara + Liu Wei capsule collection will be available at Max Mara at #01-10 Mandarin Gallery on 16 December.

Watch the livestream below:

By Annabelle Fernandez