The long-awaited Sara Danius exhibition at the National Museum in Stockholm has just opened. The literary star, who passed away in 2019, is celebrated with a special exhibition where four Nobel dresses, created by Pär Engsheden, are displayed. A book is also published.
The iconic garments are on display together with the accessories that was worn with them and Carl Bengtsson’s photographs of Sara Danius wearing the gowns. The exhibition will remain on show until February 21.
Carl Bengtsson, Sara Danius in the Nobel Gown 2015.
Gown worn by Sara Danius at the Nobel Prize ceremony 2016. Design: Pär Engsheden.
Interior from the museum