Immediately taken by the hue that the artist herself described as “the color of joy and luck,” La Prairie ultimately decided there was only one color that could symbolize the essence of its iconic line. Continuing their appreciation for Saint Phalle, the brand spearheaded the current PS1 exhibition to celebrate and bring greater awareness of the artist’s life work.
But Saint Phalle’s legacy of mixing allure with a political edge went beyond her palette. Perhaps some of her best-known works of art, the Nanas were a collection of curvy sculptures that often appeared in motion and were intentionally seductive. “When