Viviane Sassen

Culture

surreal bodies, dreamlike landscapes and the rest of the week’s best stuff

Our pick of the coolest exhibitions, photography, theatre and parties over the next seven days.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.18.18
News

m.i.a. is captured by viviane sassen’s dreamy lens for her new video finally

The artist and fashion photographer shoots Maya among pink flowers and sand dunes in the new video for the standout album track.
Charlotte Gush
6.16.17
Culture

photographer viviane sassen on working with frank ocean and her playful next chapter

Sassen discusses her current show in San Francisco, which showcases her Pikin Slee series, and the importance of spontaneity.
Alyssa Pereira
11.10.16
News

​exclusive: jamie bochert shares her favourite nyc locations for 3.1 phillip lim

The NY native stars in Viviane Sassen’s latest campaign for the brand, and has let i-D in on her favourite hometown hangouts.
Charlotte Gush
7.21.16
News

​viviane sassen shoots liya kebede in ethiopia for 3.1 phillip lim

The model, actor and maternal health advocate visits her family for the low-key but colourful campaign.
Charlotte Gush
2.4.16
News

​take an exclusive look at saskia de brauw’s missoni film

The androgynous Dutch model also stars in the autumn/winter 15 print campaign by Viviane Sassen.
Charlotte Gush
7.20.15
Culture

the abstract and intangible photography of viviane sassen

The Dutch photographer has gone back to basics in search of a simpler form of photography at her ICA show, documenting the descendants of escaped slaves in Surinamese rain forest.
Felix Petty
2.13.15
News

photographer viviane sassen on show at london's ica

The Amsterdam-born snapper opens up her Pikin Slee show today.
Bojana Kozarevic
2.3.15
News

viviane sassen exhibition opens at the photographers’ gallery today

It's a masterful display of colour, texture and sculptural forms
i-D Team
10.31.14
Photography

photographer viviane sassen brings africa to amsterdam

Raised in Kenya until the age of five, where her father ran a polio clinic, Viviane Sassen, who is of Dutch heritage, is often referred to as a one of the photographers who reinvigorated the realm of fashion photography through her distinctive visual...
Zeyna Sy
4.30.14