The Big House
LEN LYE AND VIVIANE SASSEN AT LA CIENEGA
Dries Van Noten is delighted to present an exhibition of the SS21 collaboration with Dutch photographer Vivane Sassen at La Cienega’s Big House.
The installation features stills and moving image created exclusively for the Dries Van Noten Spring Summer 2021 campaign, alongside the films of 20th century artist and film-maker, Len Lye, a key inspiration for this collection.
Artist photographer Viviane Sassen is known for her personal, editorial and commercial projects, often working within worlds of fine art and fashion. Based in Amsterdam, Sassen’s practise uses portraiture, colour plates and geometric shapes with abstractions of the human body to create uniquely intimate images. Over the course of her career she has been awarded the Dutch Art Prize, the Prix de Rome, The International Center of Photography Infinity Award, the German Photography Academy’s David Octavius Hill Medal, and nominated for the Deutsche Borse Photography Prize. She has also received numerous awards for her publications. Her work has appeared in solo exhibitions and group show internationally. She has created campaigns and special projects for variety of fashion houses.
The DRIES VAN NOTEN SPRING SUMMER 2021 BOOK, with images by Viviane Sassen and projections of Len Lye is available in our stores in Antwerp, Paris, Los Angeles, Tokyo, Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong.