Fashion Designer Jean Paul Gaultier Signs 2018 Festival Lumière T-Shirts

Published: 2018/07/04

The limited-edition shirts are on sale now on the event website


Each year the Festival offers an original t-shirt for sale. This year’s edition has a very special design.


The official 2018 Lyon Festival Lumière t-shirt has been revealed, this year with a special design from renowned fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier.

2018 festival lumiere t shirt from jean paul gaulthier

The t-shirt is an optical illusion of a woman and a film camera. © Festival Lumière/Jean Paul Gaulthier

Gaultier created the design in blue, white, and red on a black t-shirt, depicting an old film camera and a woman whose body appears to be part of it, in an optical illusion style image.

The designer has signed the limited editions, now up for sale on the website for €20, or €18 for accredited buyers.

Festival Lumière is an annual festival honoring the history and development of cinema and takes place this year from October 13-21. The 2018 Prix Lumière recipient is Jane Fonda.