Posts in the Avant-Garde Category

Valery Kaufman by Solve Sundsbo for Vogue Italia

Valery Kaufman in 'An Enchanting Vision' Vogue Italia

Valery Kaufman settles into a supreme state of being in ‘An Enchanting Vision’ by Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Italia. Victorian goes Geisha in this hyper modern blend of neo-traditional era jumping. Secrets lay just under the surface in this exquisite look into another world. Decked in Valentino Haute Couture, fashion flows with exquisite materials including tulle embroidery, Chantilly lace & empire linen. 

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Toni Garrn is Camouflaged in Colors of Truth for Tush

Toni Garrn plays both sides in a daring layout for the 10th Anniversary Issue by Hunter & Gatti for Tush Magazine. Inspired by the neo-expressionist paintings of Jean-Michel Basquiat, this celebrates last season’s Art Basel Exhibit in Miami, “I Will Make You a Star.” Cloaked in chaos camouflaged in truth, each shot invites us to delve deeper into our subconscious. Red, black & white are cast into glorious face masks with defiant stripes covering the skin. 

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Kate Moss is Cast in Couture Shadows 'Painted Lady'

Kate Moss captures our imagination in ‘Painted Lady’ by Paolo Roversi for W Magazine, April 2015. Cast in the Haute Shadows, Caught in the Couture Storm, modern pictures peak out as the poignancy of portraiture appears on each page. Stylist, Edward Enninful, embraces the overture of artistry with shots that praise the woman within. High fashion heats up as beauty burns on in this dizzying mix of avant garde excess. 

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Natasha Poly Embarks on a Metamorphosis of Change

Natasha Poly puts on a symbolic neo-show in ‘Theatre’ by Txema Yeste for Vogue Russia, April 2015. Transformation takes hold as fashion unfolds in this metamorphosis of change. Daring to take flight, haute couture evolves turning a chrysalis into a butterfly. Stylist, Olga Dunina, boldly blends eras with a rich mix of retro revived and avant garde extreme. Each shot celebrates the power of passion with enchanted images that captures our imagination.  

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Stephanie Smith in 'Paintbox' by Colin Gaudet, Schön!

Stephanie Smith plays a human palate in ‘Paintbox‘ by Colin Gaudet for Schön! Magazine. A fantasy of riches, each shot celebrates the beauty of blurred lines. Theatrical images seal the deal by making the person part of the art. Stylist, Sarah Jay, turns fashion into fantasy with a dizzying mix of modern designs. The madness of mayhem erupts as haute couture melds into high end hallucinations. Exotic elements evoke an unruly vibe with avant-garde accessories that steal the show. 

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Joan Smalls Lights Up the Night Sky 'Eccentric H.C.'

Joan Smalls lights up the night sky in ‘Eccentric H.C.’ by Steven Klein for Vogue Italia, The Alta Moda Haute Couture Supplement Issue. High tech images embrace invention as modern artistry celebrates excess. Jordan Barrett & Xiao Wen Ju connect with Joan in the madness of model turned machine. Costumed creatures come from the future with bold features that breed light into dark. 

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Molly Bair in 'Full Bloom' for High Fashion Supplement

Molly Bair was artfully cast in the High Fashion Supplement ‘Full Bloom’ by Paolo Roversi for Vogue Italia. Otherworldly in her essence, Bair paves the way for unique individuals to follow her path. Like a Model Mutation, this deconstructs the idea of aesthetically pleasing. While many put their mark on the industry, there are few phenoms capable of redefining the truth. Diversification is distinct, but those who are willing to start a revolution stand proud. 

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Maja E is Gorgeous in Glitter 'Broken Glass' for Revs

Maja E is gorgeous in glitter in ‘Broken Glass’ by Josefine Bäckström for Revs Digital #8. Art explodes as life implodes turning the tears I cry into glitter from my eye. By destroying any undo barriers each expression exudes a true connection. Makeup Artists, Galina Nurmi & Andrea Engström, bring beauty home by letting the features of the face take us to another world. Up close and personal, Maja invites us into her personal space with penetrating eye contact that will sear your soul. 

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Issa Lish Falls into 'A Dreamy Red Mood' Vogue Italia

Issa Lish celebrates the Spring 2015 Collections, ‘In The Dreamy Red Mood’ by Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Italia. Expand your mind in this tectonic trip to another world. Lost in a vast land of vermilion, Lish lets the red-light of rouge-delight rush in. Stylist, Patti Wilson, embarks on a journey of discovery, with an evocative theme that leads us through the light. Fashion and film collide with special artistic effects that make this editorial fly. 

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Guinevere Van Seenus Plays the Part 'PĀINTED LADY'

Guinevere Van Seenus is face forward in the ‘PĀINTED LADY’ a stunning Spring Fashion Special by Yelena Yemchuck shot for The Sunday Times Style. A celebration of the incomparable Makeup Artist, Isamaya Ffrench, this story shares the gifts of this young woman. With chroma cast across the skin, artistry is inspired by the graphic illustration of Japanese Posters. The features of the face are all but erased as they transform into something new. 

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Passion Paves the Way 'The Powder Issue' Exhibition

Stella Tennant, Naomi Campbell & Nadja Auermann sink into salvation in ‘The Powder Issue’ shot by Luigi & Iango for Exhibition Magazine. The chaos of couture collides in this masterful mix of art and ingenuity. Robbie Spencer follows the commandment of creativity with fashion convictions that stir the soul. By taking things to the extreme, this shows us that the rules of sovereign styling are supreme. 

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Jeff Bark Plays a Sanguine Song 'War of Roses' Dazed

Harleth Kuusik and Molly Bair engage in a ‘War of Roses’ shot by Jeff Bark for Dazed, Spring 2015. Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons, sets the stage on fire with symbolic imagery that brings the heat. Stylist, Robbie Spencer, tells a tale of time erased with blood curdling fashions that are in your face. Avant-garde artistry erupts with the undeniable power of one-of-a-kind pieces.