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Sandra Saenz

August 13, 2023 - August 19, 2023
An internationally-recognized makeup and visual artist, Sandra Saenz is disrupting the beauty industry and breaking stereotypes.

Sandra Saenz, Shangri La’s next Artist in Residence, is an internationally-recognized makeup and visual artist who is disrupting the beauty industry and breaking stereotypes. She is the first Mexican hijabi makeup artist to secure agency representation in the USA and has been described as a “positive rebel.

Saenz recently visited Shangri La in April to conduct research on the museum’s collection as part of her Residency. Saenz will return to Shangri La in August 2023 to complete her work for Shangri La and participate in community-focused programming.

Follow @hi_shangrila for more updates and learn more about Sanez's Residency on the Shangri/LOG.   


  • Exhibition

    11:11 (Beautiful Patience)

    Manuscript Gallery, Shangri La Museum of Islamic Art, Culture & Design

    August 19, 2023 - October 5, 2023

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