Renewing its dedication to an initiative undertaken by founder Gabrielle Chanel, Chanel is to contribute 25 million euros to a mission to revive and renovate the Grand Palais in Paris.

Built for the Universal Exhibition of 1900, the constructing is certainly one of Europe’s most beautiful historic monuments.

The French authorities has dedicated to start a close to half-billion-Euro (US$613 million) overhaul of sure features of the enduring constructing.

It’s scheduled to start in December 2020 and culminate in time for the Paris Olympics in 2024, when the Grand Palais will host the fencing and Taekwondo occasions.

The large globe erected for within the Grand Palais for a Chanel present in  2013

An emblem of architectural innovation in Paris since its creation, Chanel has had shut hyperlinks with the Grand Palais since 2005, when inventive director Karl Lagerfeld started utilizing the venue for his ready-to-wear and high fashion exhibits.

Karl Lagerfeld’s finest ever Chanel runway units – in photos

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A setting of cliff tops, caves and cascading waterfalls

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A setting of cliff tops, caves and cascading waterfalls

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Lagerfeld remodeled the Grand Palais right into a launch pad

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Lagerfeld remodeled the Grand Palais right into a launch pad

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A excessive vogue information centre

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A excessive vogue information centre

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Lagerfeld introduced his ateliers to the runway

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Lagerfeld introduced his ateliers to the runway

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A dolls home filled with fashions with paved gardens

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A dolls home filled with fashions with paved gardens

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The Chanel airline

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The Chanel airline

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A excessive vogue on line casino

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A excessive vogue on line casino

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Lagerfeld had his fashions stage a protest on the runway

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Lagerfeld had his fashions stage a protest on the runway

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A classy grocery store sweep

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A classy grocery store sweep

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19/38 Chanel “Metiers d’Art” 2014

The Texas journey in Dallas

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The Texas journey in Dallas

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The Grand Palais turned an apocalyptic theatre

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The Grand Palais turned an apocalyptic theatre

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Models circled the globe

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Models circled the globe

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The Grand Palais was remodeled right into a wind farm

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The Grand Palais was remodeled right into a wind farm

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A crystallised runway

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A crystallised runway

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The underwater runway

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The underwater runway

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Models circled a large decorative lion

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Models circled a large decorative lion

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Lagerfeld remodeled his runway into an iceberg

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Lagerfeld remodeled his runway into an iceberg

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A barn-inspired showcase

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A barn-inspired showcase

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Lagerfeld’s vertical runway

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Lagerfeld’s vertical runway

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From the enormous concrete Chanel jacket sculpture that stuffed its atrium for a present in 2008, to the enormous, rotating globe (marked with double ‘C’ flags pinpointing the placement of Chanel’s 300+ shops globally) erected to current the autumn 2013 assortment, Lagerfeld’s theatrical reimaginings of the area have been really spectacular.

Chanel’s SS16 high fashion present 

The designer’s inexhaustible creativeness has additionally seen this symbolic venue remodeled right into a classical Greek amphitheatre, a procuring centre, a Parisian road scene for a ladies’s march, an airport terminal, a Parisian brasserie and a French backyard.

Chanel AW17 present

Chanel 2018 spring/summer season Haute Couture Paris present

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Model Kaia Gerber wears a creation for the Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment introduced in Paris

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US mannequin Brad Kroenig’s son Hudson (L) and a mannequin current creations from the Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture assortment by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel vogue home throughout the Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin presents a creation from the Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture assortment by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel vogue home throughout the Paris Fashion Wee

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A mannequin presents a creation from the Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture assortment by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel vogue home throughout the Paris Fashion Wee

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A mannequin presents a creation from the Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture assortment by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel vogue home throughout the Paris Fashion Wee

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Models put on creations for Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment introduced in Paris

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Kaia Gerber presents a creation from the Spring/Summer 2018 Haute Couture assortment by German designer Karl Lagerfeld for Chanel vogue home throughout the Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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Soo Joo Park walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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Karl Lagerfeld’s godson Hudson Kroenig presents a creation for Chanel throughout the 2018 spring/summer season Haute Couture assortment

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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Kaia Gerber walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin wears a creation for Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment introduced in Pari

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin walks the runway throughout the Chanel Spring Summer 2018 present as a part of Paris Fashion Week

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A mannequin wears a creation for Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment introduced in Paris

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A mannequin wears a creation for Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment introduced in Pari

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Karl Lagerfeld’s godson Hudson Kroenig presents a creation for Chanel throughout the 2018 spring/summer season Haute Couture assortment

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Model Kaia Gerber, proper, wears a creation for the Chanel Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment

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A mannequin presents a creation by German designer Karl Lagerfeld as a part of his Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 vogue assortment for vogue home Chanel in Paris

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In 2017, Lagerfeld even erected a scale mannequin of the Eiffel tower within the nave for his high fashion present, and for his autumn assortment, a launch pad for a rocket ship that lifted off beneath the domed glass roof.

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Chanel and the Grand Palais have developed an in depth bond. One that for Bruno Pavlovsky, the model’s vogue president, makes the constructing “much more than a simple monument in the heart of Paris. Its remarkable architecture makes it a true source of inspiration and creation for Karl Lagerfeld.”