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Sansó fabrics transform into fashionable ensembles

Sansó fabrics transform into fashionable ensembles

Sansó fabrics transform into fashionable ensembles
“Ardente” by Christian Aaron de Chavez

The artistic legacy of Juvenal Sansó as an esteemed fabric designer is currently on exhibit at the “FDM X Sansó” show at the Fundacion Sansó Gallery in San Juan City, in collaboration with the Fashion Design and Merchandising (FDM) program of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde.

Sansó fabrics transform into fashionable ensembles
“Full Spectrum” by Karl Lanz Andrei Valera

Though globally revered as a renowned painter, the artist was also a fabric designer whose prints have adorned the contemporary couture pieces of fashion giants, including the Balenciaga and Elsa Schiaparelli.

Fashion students have transformed the signature surrealist artworks into eye-catching pieces of wearable art.

Sansó fabrics transform into fashionable ensembles
“Sanso–A Dream” by Joshua Mario Daryll Chiong — photo courtesy of Fundacion Sansó

“FDM X Sansó” is on view Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. until June 18, at Fundacion Sansó, 32 V. Cruz St., Brgy. Sta. Lucia, San Juan City.