Yana was invited to create another pop-up shop for Marimekko, introducing newly evolved patterns and color combinations. Yana was able to recreate the experience of her previous events and deliver the best piece of art for each customer. She grabs the moment and the person then blends it with paint and brush into a piece of garment.
After successful collaboration with GAP, Yana was able to attract another international retail brand Marimekko. She did an exclusive Yanskiss pop-up shop in their main New York location and did customised paintings on Marimekko tote bags for more than 20 special clients that spend over certain limit that day. Yana was able to supply Marimekko marketing team with special customer engagement and significant sales increase. Event went extremely well, Yana was able to secure second one later same year.
After GAP CocoWalk Miami store offered an opportunity to host a promotional pop-up painting event at their store, Yanskiss in collaboration with Jacked Fashion by Alaska provided painting services for GAP clients who made a purchase that day. Along with Alaska, Yana was able to customize more than 25 pieces for GAP customers and triple their sales revenue for that day.
Yana showed her paintings at JFAC Wake Up To Love event that took place during Miami Art Week. She showed three mandala-flower pieces and did a special video to recap the event.
Yana was one of the six artists that got selected to design tophat-snapback provided by Le Grand Hat. These hats were on display at JFAC Brooklyn 2016 and later were featured in several fashion shows and art exhibits.