After launching both an apparel collection and series of art objects in collaboration with
Like the other art objects Arsham created with Dior — including a basketball, clock, telephone, and book — the Saddle bag resembles an archaeological relic while retaining distinctly Dior qualities, like the House’s signature all-over oblique print. The bag’s original silver shoulder strap is attached to the sculpture, contrasting in texture and tone. “This was a beautiful idea but never made it into production,” Arsham explains via Instagram. “Maybe one day…”
Take a closer look at the prototype for the Dior Saddle bag relic above and stay tuned for more releases from the artist.