Sally Wu

Born and raised in Shanghai, designer Sally Wu was trained as a traditional calligrapher and painter during childhood. Prior to launching her own collection, Act.1, she held influential executive positions at fashion houses Milly, Ralph Lauren, Helmut Lang, as well as working for iconic designer Karl Lagerfeld. Actively involved in contemporary art, she has curated museum exhibitions across the world and produced several documentary films. Her interest in architectural design results in a unique approach to the construction of her garments. Contemporary art and artists are the source of many of her inspirations.