Know about Virgil Abloh's personal life, wife, and kids.
Virgil Abloh is an American designer, artist, and entrepreneur. His professional career began in 2002 while he was still a undergrad student, doing his civil engineering at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Some rumors suggest he skipped his final critique to attend a meeting with Kanye West, former manager John Monopoly.
Virgil's decision to skip his final critique to attend the meeting really worked for him in the longer run. Four years after, the artist completed a master's degree in architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Abloh really furthered his knowledge in shapes while studying, and in 2009 his talent really started to showcase.
Abloh and Kanye, who later turned into good friends, interned at Fendi in Rome, which was their first echelons of the fashion industry, and they were ready to make a significant impression in the fashion industry. The following year, Abloh was appointed as the Creative Director at DONDA, Kanye West's creative agency.
Since then, Virgil started working closely with the rapper on several projects that were in years set to define the careers of the duos. In 2012, the entrepreneur launched his first brand 'Pyrex Vision,' where he purchased headstock Ralph Lauren flannel shirts for $40 each, and then screen printed them with the word Pyrex and 23, and sold them for $550 each. And in 2013, he started Off-White, and there was no stopping him.
Since we know how great of an artist and a business mind he is, let's find out about his personal life. Who is Virgil's wife? Let's find out.
Who is Virgil Abloh's Wife?
Virgil Abloh is married to his wife, Shannon Abloh. The couple met each other while they were still in high school. The two were first good friends and turned their friendship into a relationship while they were in high school.
Virgil Abloh is married to Shannon Abloh. The couple tied the knots in 2009. Photo Source: TEs
Virgil considers his wife as the first and last love of his life, which is true in all manner, as despite spending so much time together, their love is growing stronger every day.
The couple tied the knots in 2009, and according to the reports, Abloh proposed his wife on his knees at the airport. However, there's not much information available about the couple's wedding day.
Virgil and Shannon are Blessed with Two Kids
Virgil and Shannon are blessed with two kids. Photo Source: TEs
The couple is happy to have found each other, and more than that, they feel lucky to welcome two beautiful kids in their life. Shannon and Virgil share a daughter, Lowe Abloh, and son, Grey Abloh. The family of four are happily settled in their lavish home in Chicago.