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Mars will be a imaginary travel book in the Louis Vuitton Travel Book Collection. François Schuiten is responsible for the illustrations of the book. Sylvain Tesson will write the texts 1). This travel book is expected to be published in 2021.

In June 2020, François Schuiten announced that he spend most of his time in confinement due to Covid-19 on making images for his book in this collection.

Schuiten: “Pour la première fois, ce sera dans une ville qui n'existe pas. Je voyage sur Mars, c'est très minéral, je suis entouré de bouquins sur Mars. C'est une immersion très rigoureuse au niveau des lumières, du climat… Il y aura 120 dessins en couleurs, j'en ai réalisé 402).

In March 2021 François Schuiten posted an image of the pack with finished drawings