Diane Venet collector at MAD Musee Des Arts Decoratifs till July 8th, Paris photos by Marco de Rivera

Dear Shaded Viewers,

Over the decades artists have been drawn to fashion and in the 230 piece collection of Diane Venet we can appreciate the work of Alexander Calder to Jeff Koons, Max Ernst, Pablo Picasso, Niki de Saint-Phalle, Cesar, Takis, Louise Bourgeois, ORLAN, Jean Cocteau and many more. In total there are 150 artists both French and International. Diane Venet is married to the sculptor Bernar Venet who she says gave her the initiative to discover the rare universe of artists creating one of a kind accessories.


Lighting Fixture by Man Ray



Diane Pernet

A LEGENDARY FIGURE IN FASHION and a pioneer of blogging, Diane is a respected journalist, critic, curator and talent-hunter based in Paris. During her prolific career, she designed her own successful brand in New York, costume designer, photographer, and filmmaker.