As we learned on Tuesday, Louis Vuitton’s Nike Air Force 1 collaboration, orchestrated by the late Virgil Abloh, will be on full display at Brooklyn’s Greenpoint Terminal Warehouse this week. The space, known as Virgil Abloh’s Louis Vuitton and Nike “Air Force 1” exhibit, will be open to the public starting tomorrow, May 21 through May 31, and will feature all 47 iterations of the Air Force collaboration. 1 from the French luxury fashion house. .
The majority of the styles were originally showcased during the Louis Vuitton Spring/Summer 2022 show around this time last year, but upon closer inspection there are a handful of never-before-seen pairs that were also on display, including a pair wearing what appears to be Los Angeles Lakers-inspired purple and gold makeup as well as a fur-covered pair.
As Louis Vuitton confirmed on Tuesday, nine colorways from the band are set to release in June via digital activation, but the sneakers will first be made available to the Maison’s community ahead of the general launch. Confirmed US pricing is $2,750 for the Air Force 1 Low and $3,450 for the Air Force 1 Mid.
In addition to the exhibit, Louis Vuitton has placed large glass boxes of graphic globe sculptures around New York coinciding with the space, including Domino Park, Grand Central, South Street Seaport, Astor Place, Columbus Circle, Flatiron Plaza and Gansevoort Plaza.
Read on for a detailed look at the Louis Vuitton x Nike Air Force 1 colorways on display at the Louis Vuitton and Nike “Air Force 1” exhibition by Virgil Abloh.