On Tuesday November 22, the company of the late designer Virgil Abloh Securities announced its intention to organize a festival in honor of its founder, who died almost a year ago. Mirror Mirror Festival plans to bring together people from industries such as music, art, design, technology, film, fashion and sports for one night during Art Basel in Miami. The lineup, curated by producer and DJ Benji B, will feature various artists like Yves Tumor, Pedro, Venus X, Bambii, Rampa and Acyde. Scott and Skepta will headline the event.
“Virgil had the ability to bring everyone together to create magic,” said Abloh’s widow, Shannon, who is currently CEO and Managing Director of Virgil Abloh Securities. rolling stone. “Along with his close associates, we wanted to bring everyone together to celebrate Virgil – his legacy, his passion and his concern for others. He believed his real job was to advocate for others and we will continue his work supporting youth in the arts with the launch of the Virgil Abloh Foundation in 2023.”
The event will take place at FPL Solar Amphitheater in Miami’s Bayfront Park. General admission tickets go on sale today, November 23, with only a limited number of VIP tickets available. There will also be a special offer for the Mirror Mirror Festival that everyone can buy from December 3rd.
Virgil Abloh Securities launched the festival ahead of Virgil Abloh’s first birthday deceased following a private battle with cancer. All funds from the event will be used to launch the Virgil Abloh Foundation next year. Make sure you cop your tickets now before it runs out.