By the next year they were joined by their sister and her husband Paul Beck. She grew up very close to her uncle Gianni, the most influential man in the fashion world. Following an argument, Cunanan beat Trail to death with a and left his body rolled in a rug in a belonging to architect David Madson. Hundreds of millions worth of wealth was accumulated through his fashion empire. There, Versace learned everything about making clothes and soon he designed apparel himself, which was sold in his mother's shop. He also started to work on innovations like using metal mesh and laser technology to bond leather and rubber.
Then, his assistents were responsible for transforming them into wearable garments. Time, July 28, 1997; October 20, 1997. Stage designs Throughout his career, Versace was a prolific costume designer for stage productions and performing artists. They don't have to emulate the way men dress. Later examination of his behavior from reports indicates that he may have suffered from , a characterized by a lack of and.
In 1997, Versace was shot to death in front of his mansion in Miami, Florida. Then, in 1972, Versace moved to Milan, where he began working as a freelance fashion designer for several different fashion companies, including Complice. Aside from clothes, he had an interest in art and music, and would study architecture while he helped his mother in the fashion business. He was an Italian fashion designer responsible for creating the powerhouse international fashion label Versace, through which he is credited for revolutionizing the fashion world and making fashion what it has become, popularizing new clothing materials and expanding his label. Journal of Mass Media Ethics.
Versace was strongly influenced by ancient Greek history, which dominates the historical landscape of his birthplace. The piece was deemed an instant classic in fashion history. Hailing from one of the richest families in the entire Italy, Allegra was exposed to a lavish childhood. Though she was studying to become a teacher, she made frequent visits to Milan to assist her brother, who valued her insights and as he made his start in the. In 1990, he designed the costumes for the San Francisco Opera's production of Capriccio. Gianni Versace spent much time in his mother's shop as a child.
The company was always a household event, along with his brother Santo and sister Donatella working for him. How rich was Gianni Versace? Their relationship lasted until Versace's murder. Thus, as soon as she turned 18, Allegra became the owner of hundreds of millions of dollars. His first boutique was opened in Milan's Via della Spiga in 1978. Versace's body was cremated and his ashes returned to the family's estate near Cernobbio, Italy, and buried in the family vault at Moltrasio cemetery near Lake Como.
She was the niece of Gianni Versace, the founder of the world famous fashion accessories brand Versace. During that time, he worked as designer for the Sport line. In his will, Versace left 50% of his fashion empire to his niece,. Archived from on March 18, 2012. Versace's fashion colleagues paid their respects, including his archrival Giorgio Armani. Personal life Versace met his partner , a model, in 1982.
In 1982, Versace expanded the business into jewelry and houseware, designing luxury furnishings, china, and textiles for the home. Distribution The introduction of the Versus-collection to the New York-designer shows in 1995 marked the beginning of an expansion of the North American business for Versace. He was unusual in retaining complete creative control over all aspects of his company. Sole heiress of Gianni Versace is Donatella's eleven year old daughter Allegra. Versace also with celebrities to produce designs.
Some of the films include The Versace Murder and House of Versace. . Allegra was 11 years old then and she was the one who took it the worst. Versace's companion Antonio D'Amico also attended. Mason, Christopher, Undressed: The Life and Times of Gianni Versace, Little Brown, 1999.
Some of his most impressive awards are listed below. Gianni's sister Donatella Versace is the new head of design. At the age of 18, while he was in school, he also worked for his mother as a buyer, going to fashion shows throughout Europe. He attended Liceo Classico Tommaso Campanella, where he studied Latin and ancient Greek, without completing the course. Such connections put her in high social esteem, with people such as , , and attending her parties. She grew up in the prestigious fashion family in Milan as a teenager suffering from an eating disorder, anorexia. Early life Giovanni Maria Versace was born in the city of Reggio Calabria, Italy on 2 December 1946, and grew up with his elder brother and younger sister , along with their father and dressmaker mother, Francesca.
I think people live better in big houses and in big clothes. During his short 50 year life, he was able to amass a sizable net worth. He and his designer brother set out to create the Gianni Versace label. He enjoyed listening to music and reading, especially biographies of musicians. A few years later, encouraged by his success, Versace presented his first signature collection for women at the Palazzo della Permanente Art Museum of Milan. Another major gift she got was a piano from the renowned musician Sir Elton John, who was a close friend of her uncle Gianni. Along with clothes, the designer enlarged his brand into other ways.