AGONIST | is a Swedish Perfume House launched 2008. Today AGONIST is regarded as one of the most sought after and unique brands within the international niche market of perfumes. The unique and dramatic artistic expressions from AGONIST is derived from the beauty of Scandinavian nature and culture. AGONIST is founded by the creative couple Christine and Niclas Lydeen. Christine has a background in fashion and studied at Studio Bercot in Paris where she due to her french roots lived and worked before moving back to Sweden where she met Niclas, an Art Director and visual artist. Together they realized their dream of working artistically with fragrance.