27 Nov '13, 8pm

"Louis Vuitton Comes to R...

Since construction finished this week, the gigantic luxury trunk, which is just steps from the Kremlin walls and was set to hold a charity exhibition of suitcases by the Paris-based designer, has been panned on social networks, denounced at the Duma and disowned by GUM, the luxury department store that abuts Red Square and approved the temporary exhibition. In the highest-ranking condemnation yet of the 30-foot-tall, 100-foot-wide trunk, an official in the Presidential Administration on Wednesday said the temporary pavilion was unauthorized and demanded that it be “dismantled immediately,” several state news agencies reported. Despite a legal ban on anything that “violates the historical appearance” of Red Square, the site of the Lenin mausoleum and yearly military parades celebrating the Soviet victory over Germany in World War II, the space has hosted concerts, dirt-bike...

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nytimes.com 27 Nov '13, 9pm

Since construction finished this week, the gigantic luxury trunk, which is just steps from the Kremlin walls and was set t...

Moscow says Louis Vuitton doesn't go with Red Square

Moscow says Louis Vuitton doesn't go with Red S...

ndtv.com 28 Nov '13, 3am

AFP A woman takes photo of a giant Louis Vuitton trunk (partly seenL) on Red Square in Moscow on November 27 Moscow: If Le...

Louis Vuitton Comes to Red Square, and Moscow Is Not Pleased

Louis Vuitton Comes to Red Square, and Moscow I...

nytimes.com 27 Nov '13, 8pm

Since construction finished this week, the gigantic luxury trunk, which is just steps from the Kremlin walls and was set t...

Louis Vuitton Comes to Red Square, and Moscow Is Not Pleased

Louis Vuitton Comes to Red Square, and Moscow I...

nytimes.com 27 Nov '13, 8pm

Since construction finished this week, the gigantic luxury trunk, which is just steps from the Kremlin walls and was set t...

Long been rumors Lenin might leave Lenin's Tomb in Red Sq. Apparently, he's begun to pack @ARothNYT…

Long been rumors Lenin might leave Lenin's Tomb...

nytimes.com 27 Nov '13, 10pm

Since construction finished this week, the gigantic luxury trunk, which is just steps from the Kremlin walls and was set t...

Louis Vuitton Moscow Trunk Stunt Backfires

Louis Vuitton Moscow Trunk Stunt Backfires

news.sky.com 27 Nov '13, 4pm

French luxury brand Louis Vuitton has been ordered to remove a giant trunk put up as a publicity stunt in Moscow's Red Squ...

Giant Louis Vuitton suitcase in Red Square sparks fury

Giant Louis Vuitton suitcase in Red Square spar...

theguardian.com 27 Nov '13, 8pm

Matthias Rust shocked the Soviet Union when the young German landed a small plane on Red Square in 1987. This week, a gian...

Louis Vuitton forced to remove giant trunk from Moscow's Red Square

Louis Vuitton forced to remove giant trunk from...

businessinsider.com 28 Nov '13, 12pm

A cavernous trunk housing a Louis Vuitton exhibition in aid of charity is to be removed from Red Square in Moscow after at...

Pack It In: Giant Louis Vuitton Trunk Booted From Red Square

Pack It In: Giant Louis Vuitton Trunk Booted Fr...

npr.org 27 Nov '13, 6pm

Enlarge image i Tourists and visitors pass by a two-story Louis Vuitton suitcase erected at the Red Square in Moscow on We...

Giant Louis Vuitton trunk ordered off Red Square

Giant Louis Vuitton trunk ordered off Red Square

rappler.com 27 Nov '13, 2pm

TOO CLOSE TO LENIN'S TOMB: Louis Vuitton is ordered to remove a giant trunk put up on Moscow's iconic Red Square. Photo by...

PICTURES: Giant @LouisVuitton trunk ordered off...

straitstimes.com 27 Nov '13, 1pm

MOSCOW (AFP) - French luxury brand Louis Vuitton has been ordered to remove a giant trunk put up on Moscow's iconic Red Sq...

#Europe ▪ Kremlin bans Louis Vuitton exhibition in Red Square: The Russian government banned an exhibit by Lou...

#Europe ▪ Kremlin bans Louis Vuitton exhibition...

cnbc.com 28 Nov '13, 8am

Excess and luxury are not normally something Moscow has a problem with. But on Wednesday, the Russian government banned an...

Moscow asks Louis Vuitton to get rid of that giant suitcase on Red Square

Moscow asks Louis Vuitton to get rid of that gi...

businessweek.com 27 Nov '13, 4pm

Louis Vuitton, the French luxury house, is facing protests over a giant replica of a steamer trunk it had installed in Red...

That gargantuan Louis Vuitton trunk in Red Square is insulting the Ghost of Lenin

That gargantuan Louis Vuitton trunk in Red Squa...

jezebel.com 27 Nov '13, 7pm

In Moscow right now, an LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA installation sits in the middle of Red Square. It consists of ...