Exhibition Catalogue

Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style Catalogue

“. . . a sleek new tome dedicated to the late designer’s most iconic works . . . . the new book offers a unique look inside Saint Laurent’s world.”
– Harper’s Bazaar

Get your copy of the Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style exhibition catalogue at SAM Shop.

Virtual Vogue

See yourself in YSL when you visit SAM. Stop by the Microsoft screen in the Brotman Forum to try on dresses in the exhibition, review the photos of your walk on the runway, and send images via email to share.


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Fashion Contest

Yves Saint Laurent Fashion Contest

This summer, fashion students from California, Oregon, and Washington were invited to create an original look informed by Yves Saint Laurent. Contestants drew inspiration from three iconic dresses in the exhibition.

First Place
Amy Elliott, New York Fashion Academy

Second Place
Natalie Smith, Seattle Pacific University

Third Place
Gloria Guerrero, The Art Institute of California – San Diego

Congratulations to our three winners whose outfits will be on display at SAM through February 2017. Learn more about the contest on our website.