Photography, Jewels and Handbags
Selling Exhibition • 17 October–4 November 2022 • Dubai

S otheby’s Dubai is pleased to present an exclusive selling exhibition of luxury handbags from A Collection of Vintage Hermès Icons Transformed, as well as jewellery by contemporary designer, Gaelle Khouri.

Jonathan Riss, founder of fashion brand Jay Ahr, sourced and transformed 1,000 vintage Hermès pieces spanning over 70 years. Using the iconic Kelly, Birkin and Constance models as his canvas, each transformation is one of a kind and uniquely inspired by the bag's provenance. Sotheby's is delighted to showcase a selection of bags from the project at Sotheby’s Dubai.

Gaelle Khouri is a philosopher and architectural designer of jewellery whose artistic interest was piqued while working in New York under Oscar De La Renta and Elie Saab.

Complementing our luxury offerings, Sotheby's will also be exhibiting sensational photography by talented Middle Eastern photographers Lalla Essaydi and Youssef Nabil

Sotheby's Dubai: DIFC Gate Village, Building 3, Level B2

Monday–Thursday| 10AM–6PM
Friday | 10AM–2PM


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