Join visionary fashion designer, entrepreneur, and style icon agnès b. for the launch of her book agnès b. STYLISTE, a beautiful retrospective celebrating 40 years of her eponymous brand.
Her timeless, workwear-inspired designs are wardrobe staples for celebrities and fashionistas alike, but her accomplishments go well beyond her clothing empire.
Eager to exhibit the artists she loved, agnès b. opened the contemporary art gallery Galerie du Jour in Paris in 1984. The gallery exhibits established and emerging artists. She recently made her directorial debut with Je m’appelle Hmmm…, which premiered in Venice.
agnès b. will discuss her passion for style, art, and doing things her own way.
Introduction by film critic Amy Taubin
Curated and moderated by journalist Melissa Ceria
Talk in English.
Followed by Q&A and book signing.
FIAF, Florence Gould Hall
55 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
Season Sponsors: American Society of the French Legion of Honor, Cultural Services of the French Embassy, Edmond de Rothschild Foundations, Engie, FACE (French American Cultural Exchange), Florence Gould Foundation, Hermès Foundation within the framework of the New Settings program, Howard Gilman Foundation, Institut français, JCDecaux, National Endowment for the Arts, New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA), NYC Department of Cultural Affairs, New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA), Office de Tourisme de Boulogne-Billancourt, and Pommery.