Balenciaga is a French Luxury Brand founded by Cristóbal Balenciaga in 1919.
The brand Balenciaga was established in the Basque Country in Spain before relocating to France and opening a boutique store in Paris in 1937 as a result of the Spanish Civil War. With a deep and prominent history, Balenciaga has established itself as one of the most prestigious and popular high fashion brands in the world. Balenciaga celebrates its history with signature silhouettes while simultaniously pushing new designs. It has done an incredible job in conversing with new trends and developing dynamics amongst its audience.
In 2015 Demna Gvasalia took over as creative director of Balenciaga. His streetwear influence on Balenciaga has allowed the brand to reach new heights in its popularity as a luxury streetwear brand. Earlier this year they partnered with Kanye Wests YEEZY Gap Engineerd by Balenciaga. With Justin Bieber and Kim Kardashian as ambassadors. In its deep history, the brand is responsible for many iconic archive pieces.