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"Sanna chez Agnes B" artist residency

Artist residency at rue du jour, Agnes B

Agnès b.  invited Sanna,  to launch her capsule dress collection at agnès b.
Sanna has created items using agnès b. materials and manufacturers which will be sold at agnès b. stores. All the Sanna’s collection will be “Made in France” to respect the agnès b. commitment of preserving French crafts.
Two of the  Sanna´s dresses with her  drawings where acquired by Musee Galliera, the Paris Fashion museum.  

" Sanna chez Agnes B  capsule collection i did for Agnes B, during my three month artist residency at rue du Jour in a beautiful atelier i had. I painted, did  photos, performances, "there is a forest in all of us" -installation,  happenings and created this  Sanna chez Agnes B  collection. In design, I seek harmony and purity of line always using a geometric or organic base for my patterns. In this  collection with agnès b. I wanted to use shapes from the urban landscape like squares or rectangles. It was presented at the defile of Agnes B during Paris fashion week ans sold worlwide. "