THE IMAGIST Search Archives Contact   

RAQUEL Z PROFILES RUNWAY PERFECT BODY

Raquel Zimmerman profiles a runway perfect body in Vogue Paris August 08: PH Mario Testino via tfsRaquel Zimmerman profiles a runway perfect body in Vogue Paris August 08: PH Mario Testino via tfs

CURRENT READING: WOLFGANG TILMANS: JRP RINGIER

Wolfgang Tilman's first book is being reissued. The cover is a great idea fora  men's fashion story.Wolfgang Tilman's first book is being reissued. The cover is a great idea fora men's fashion story.

"I think it's much more radical to see and show things as they look instead of making them somehow subversive through alienation or estrangement."

Wolfgang Tilmans

HEDI SLIMANE AS CULTURAL ICON

Hedi Slimane : Cover Star: LES INROCKUPTIBLES:Hedi Slimane : Cover Star: LES INROCKUPTIBLES:

Was it Karl Lagerfeld who said, "These days you don't have to be a rock star to be a rock star" ? Until the day the first Hedi Slimane store sees the light of day, a very good job has been done in keep the brand fires burning.

SCOOP DU JOUR: A MODEL DRIVEN SEPTEMBER PARIS VOGUE

TI loves a good source and this Hiss Squadder is transmitting from the inner sanctum. TI won't be the one to blow Vogue Paris' genius September cover but we're happy to kick off the speculation. Here are the key hints...a model (as opposed to a celeb)...one season new...already gaining ad campaign momentum....I could say her hair color as swell as her nationality and agency representation but there would be no hiss appeal in that, right?

TI LIVES FOR PLANNINGTOROCK

All hail Janine Rostron. Berlin based, London born, this musician/conceptual-artist has been flirting with a wider audience via her LCD Soundsystem opening slots but a tingle in the air tells us she's about to get rocked on some serious SS 09 runways.

COVETING WILLIAM CASTLE

Dem Bones: 2008: William CastleDem Bones: 2008: William Castle

TI is happy that American designer William Castle has a career that spans the era of the Mod 60's to the current moment with its Computer Assisted Design aesthetic. Castle's faniciful forms that he pioneered have now been recontextulaized using today's technology. Rather than just re-issue, he rethought which is the big big challenge in design. We worship.

CURRENT LISTENING: THE YOUNGSTERS: PHOENIX

Listen to the two baselines battle and then that pretty little melody as it soars on top of the funk of that, like a white bird in a blue sky. I'm so happy today thanks to The Youngsters! Bang on!

EYE CANDY DU JOUR: JORDAN:

Jordan: Boss: Totally UniqueJordan: Boss: Totally Unique

Meet Jordan a 19 year old American from Colombus , Ohio currently with Boss Models. Jordan is bi-racial and that unique red hair is real. Cool no?

“Skiringsheimen” : Arild Tveito In collaboration with Anders Nordby and Eirik Sæther.

Skiringsheimen : Arild Tveito with Anders Nordby and Eirik SaetherSkiringsheimen : Arild Tveito with Anders Nordby and Eirik Saether

Arild Tveito lives and works in Norway and is a multidisciplinary artist executing installation, film, video and music.

SCOOP DU JOUR: EMMA SUMMERTON GOES STATES SIDE

The Hiss Squad slipped this into TI's tea a few weeks back but now it is looking very confirmed...Emma Summerton the fastest rising new photographer on the scene coming to a major league American magazine very very soon... ID and British Vogue covers will accelerate your market value very quickly these days! Now watch out for Emma to start eating those campaigns...starting SS 09.

Syndicate content
Taste is a dictatorship.

Syndicate

Syndicate content

Who's online

There are currently 8 users and 14 guests online.