lives and works in Marseille (FR)
Her most representative creations are an ongoing series of straw bags, ‘Akamae’, made with basket-makers in Ghana and distributed worldwide, and a series of furniture, ‘Zezuru’, combining wood and galvanised metal for the Botswana manufacturer Mabeo.
She has worked as a freelance designer with fashion brand Loewe to design and produce straw accessories with the basket-makers she collaborates with in Ghana. Based in Marseille and regularly present in Africa, Inès is developing her practice as she encounters new materials and designers.
Design Academy – Eindhoven (NL)
DSAA Textile – La Martinière Design – Lyon (FR)
BTS Design de Mode – Lycée Hemingway – Nîmes (FR)
Horizons – Sinople – Paris (FR)
Inès Bressand et Simon Geneste : résidence et exposition – Studio Fotokino – Marseille (FR)
Broken Nature – Milan Design Triennale (IT)
Mabeo furniture – Salone del Mobile – Milan (IT)
Dutch Design Week – Eindhoven (NL)
Finalist at the International Festival of Fashion and Photography – Hyères (FR)