Surface, by Aurelien Juner, “is a personal photographic réflexion on the function of fashion magazine as a medium of dissemination of “mass culture” images and its relation to reality – questioning the status of the fictional world and idealized created for the magazine, and its relationship to the real world where the image is built”.
François Berthoud Studio, published by Hatje Cantz, is a compilation of the uniquely elegant and erotic work of fashion illustrator François Berthoud, presenting originals, sketches, as well as work samples, allowing the reader to appreciate the entire work process.
Read on for some examples of Berthoud’s work.
Maggie Rizer photographed by Steven Meisel for Vogue Italia, June 1998.
There is plenty of attention to craft and detail in the soft utilitarian fashion and everyday products from Japanese label, Arts & Science, many of which have a vintage, pre-owned quality to them.
Via The Styleground.