The Nicolas Saint Gregoire Series is Electrifying

By: Romina S. Cortellucci - Published: • References: nicolassaintgregoire and blog.thaeger
Nicolas Saint Gregoire illuminates the classic designs of fashion legend Yves Saint Laurent. The French artist and designer Nicolas Saint Gregoire carries on the dialogue with fashion and art that was started by YSL through the transforming of the clothing pieces into luminous sculptures.The series of classic 1960s dresses chosen by Saint Gregoire are what helped to define the brand and designer Yves Saint Laurent. Pieces such as Yves Saint Laurent's infamous Mondrian day dress that channeled the canvas of Mondrian into chic women's apparel.

Using plexiglass and neon lights, the captivating designs are once again revived in a brighter, more vivid light. Nicolas Saint Gregoire shows us the power of couture through the half a century old lines and colors of Yves Saint Laurent.