Marco De Vincenzo
is the Pitti Italics Special Event
For the launch of his first men's collection
Tepidarium del Roster
“In 2016 I was invited by Pitti as a guest designer for women's ready-to-wear," said the designer and founder Marco de Vincenzo. “The energy of that event was so incredible that I had promised myself I would return for an important debut. My first menswear collection could only be presented in a similar context, where the joy of doing this job is felt in every corner of the city.”
Marco De Vincenzo - bio profile
Marco De Vincenzo was born in Messina. At the age of eighteen, after getting his high school diploma, he moved to Rome to study Fashion and Lifestyle at the European Institute of Design. At age twenty-one he joined the Fendi style office where he is currently the creative head of leather goods. In 2009 he launched the eponymous brand and in July of the same year he won the first prize of the "Who is On Next? competition organized by Vogue Italia. In 2014 Marco signed a partnership with LVMH and in 2019 he reorganized the corporate structure through the entry of a second partner: Mmgp.
Today Marco De Vincenzo is internationally recognized as one of the most original and interesting voices of contemporary Italian fashion. Marco's work is distinguished by his innate tendency for contradiction that leads him to experiment and seek innovation in each collection.