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Discover the universe of fashion designer Jean Colonna, through his Modem Web Profile: portrait, biography, origins, images, marketing campaigns and contacts.
Born in 1955 in Oran, Algeria. Youth in Aix-en-Provence
Moved to Paris in 1975 where he enrolled in courses offered by the Paris Fashion Chamber of Commerce
1977: assistant at the Pierre Balmain Haute Couture studio
1980: creation of Comptoir du Kit with Christian Astuguevieille / Design of accessories for the fashion shows of Jean-Paul Gaultier, Karl Lagerfeld, Claude Montana, Thierry Mugler, Chloé, etc.
1987: creation of the “JEANCOLONNA” label
Summer of 1990, with David Sims, series of portraits for the Dépêche Mode magazine
March 1993: the Le Printemps department store gives him carte blanche for its Fashion special: design of store windows, catalogue, newsletter, films clips, overall design and artistic direction
Jean Colonna web profile