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from the beginning

Agnès b. opened her first shop in the Rue du Jour in Paris in 1975. Since then, the designer has been offering fashions that match and reflect the spirit of the age, a wardrobe that adapts to every personality and can be worn for a very long time. Agnès b. designs all these lines herself - without counting the collections of watches, jewellery, accessories and glasses. Since the company started, it has opened more than a hundred shops throughout the world. A family enterprise, a civic enterprise, agnès b. tries as far as possible to keep her production in France.


An original drawing per day from the famous draftsman shown in the "espace Découverte" of the galerie du jour. To follow the French presidential elections through Plantu's sharp eye!

Espace découverte de la galerie du jour, 44 rue Quicampoix 75004 [...]


Tribute to Edouard Glissant who passed away on February 3rd, 2011. Born on the French Caribbean island of Martinique in 1928 and beneficiary of the nomadic "chair" offered by agnès b. foundation, this philosopher was at the same time a novelist, [...]

Tribute to Edouard Glissant

Edouard Glissant passed away
February 3rd, 2011
Let us keep his thoughts alive!
and share them

oh! my Edouard
your magnificent thinking
will stay here with us.
we will spread your thoughts
and make you live through them,
and so inspire a great many
for [...]

Edouard Glissant passed away on February 3rd, 2011

On Friday, December 10th, at the Palais de Tokyo, agnès b. will present the 2010 Studio Collector prize.
Awarded to Mohamed Bourouissa in 2009, this prize rewards an artist of the Fresnoy - national Studio of the contemporary arts. The video of the [...]


agnès b. established her own clothing label in 1973. She borrowed the first letter of his surname and use the b. of her first husband's name, the publisher Christian Bourgois. Her first daughter was born this same year.

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