On December 2nd, 2023, Balenciaga names a new brand ambassador: Nicole Kidman. The legendary actress will continue to grow her long-standing relationship with the brand, where she will be working with them in an official capacity. Her new role is commemorated with a portrait by the documentary photographer Platon, who is known for capturing the world’s most prominent, fashionable, and revolutionary personalities as well as Balenciaga's previously named ambassadors Michelle Yeoh, Isabelle Huppert and PP Krit Amnuaydechkorn.
Actor and producer Nicole Kidman is regarded as one of the finest talents of her generation, known for taking on thought-provoking roles throughout her storied career. She has won many accolades, including an Oscar, a BAFTA, six Golden Globes, two Emmys, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, for her bold choices and performances. Kidman walked the runway in the Balenciaga 51st Couture show, and wears the brand regularly to her many artistic and philanthropic engagements. “Balenciaga has been with me through some of the most memorable events in my life, from my wedding to the Oscars red carpet,” says Nicole. “I’m excited to work with Balenciaga as an ambassador and look forward to creating more memories together.”
“BALENCIAGA HAS BEEN WITH ME THROUGH SOME OF THE MOST MEMORABLE EVENTS IN MY LIFE, FROM MY WEDDING TO THE OSCARS RED CARPET, I’M EXCITED TO WORK WITH BALENCIAGA AS AN AMBASSADOR AND LOOK FORWARD TO CREATING MORE MEMORIES TOGETHER.” NICOLE KIDMAN
"FOR ME, FASHION IS A FORM OF ART. IT’S NOT JUST ABOUT A DRESS BUT ABOUT SELF-EXPRESSION, HOW YOU FEEL IN THE DRESS, AND THE VALUES YOU EMBODY WEARING IT; IT IS A WAY TO COMMUNICATE MY WORK AND WHO I AM TO THE WORLD. WEARING BALENCIAGA MAKES ME VALUE THE ARTISTRY AND CRAFTSMANSHIP BEHIND EVERY PIECE. THE BRAND EMBODIES A SENSE OF ORIGINALITY AND RELEVANCE WHILE ALWAYS REMAINING TRUE TO ITS HERITAGE AS A COUTURE ATELIER. IT IS AN HONOR TO PARTNER WITH BALENCIAGA." MICHELLE YEOH
“BALENCIAGA TELLS A STORY OF PASSION AND DEDICATION TO ARTISTRY, I'VE ALWAYS BELIEVED THAT FASHION IS AN ART FORM AND I'M THRILLED TO BE PART OF THIS NARRATIVE.”ISABELLE HUPPERT
“FROM THE VERY BEGINNING, BALENCIAGA HAS CAPTURED MY ATTENTION FOR ITS CREATIVITY AND ETHICAL VISION. AS AN ARTIST, BALENCIAGA'S CREATIONS ALLOW ME TO EXPRESS MY AUTHENTIC SELF AND INDIVIDUALITY TO THE WORLD. DURING THE PROUDEST MOMENTS OF MY CAREER, BALENCIAGA HAS BEEN MY CHOSEN COMPANION. I’M HONORED AND THRILLED TO PURSUE THIS EXCITING JOURNEY AS A BALENCIAGA AMBASSADOR."PP KRIT AMNUAYDECHKORN