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COMING SOON: WILLY VANDERPERRE Q+A @MDC

PH Willy Vanderperre for Fantastic Man FW 11PH Willy Vanderperre for Fantastic Man FW 11

WS: It sounds like those days at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts were quite a defining influence on your aesthetic.

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING : HEDI SLIMANE: California Song: MOCA Pacific Design Center :From November 12, 2011, through January 22

Select California bands will contribute to the installation, using a fragmentary sound system, and panoramic scoresSelect California bands will contribute to the installation, using a fragmentary sound system, and panoramic scores

Hedi Slimane's "Califorina Period" did more than extend his signature explorations of urban youth culture out of the European platforms of Berlin and London. It also gave his photography the merit of truly capturing, in an unprecedented way, the ideal of youth in that California context . Slimane achieved this in a way no other photographer of this generation did . Quality of light met a defined quality of life and, as such , mutual myths (of both Slimane and of California's youth) were perpetrated. Clips from the press release post jump

Light as intricately linked to the image of feminine elegance:Ralph Gibson's 'Leda'

“The alchemy of photography lies in taking unimportant objects or events and surpassing their appearance.”“The alchemy of photography lies in taking unimportant objects or events and surpassing their appearance.”

‘Beauty in women inhabits a force field charged with particles of light,’ he said. ‘It is almost as if the light is the subject, and the woman the source of the light.’

Ralph Gibson.

BRITISH YOUTH PROJECT 2 / LONDON 07 11 / HEDI SLIMANE DIARY

"Striking portrait of youth, coming of age and one year surviving in London in tough times and recession" Maria Kirk:MDX"Striking portrait of youth, coming of age and one year surviving in London in tough times and recession" Maria Kirk:MDX

Ground Zero : PABLO RAVAZZANI

Ground Zero on the aftermath of 9/11 2001Ground Zero on the aftermath of 9/11 2001

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: The Katja Rahlwes Purple Book

The cover of the Katja Rahlwes Purple Book via purplediary Photo Gianni OprandiThe cover of the Katja Rahlwes Purple Book via purplediary Photo Gianni Oprandi

TI is rushing on the premonition that we're set to have a brilliant Katja Rahlwes moment in NY. A few weeks back I was at a meeting at Management Artists when I was informed Katja Rahlwes was joining their roster. As such I flashed back to a conversation I had with Katja for MDC two years ago, where she mapped out her origins as a fashion photographer.

RECONSIDERING SIEFF

Sieff's understanding of the inherent eroticism of fabric on skin  is what makes his work so memorable todaySieff's understanding of the inherent eroticism of fabric on skin is what makes his work so memorable today
“Today models wear tights rather than girdles. Pity, there was something moving about the elastic marks...”

SCOOP du JOUR: KATJA RAHLWES' MEGA-GLAM, RYAN MURPHY's MODEL TV AND THAT VOGUE PARIS RE-MIX

No-one gives you high glamour overdose quite like Katja Rahlwes.No-one gives you high glamour overdose quite like Katja Rahlwes.

Through the course of TI's morning meets the hiss surfaced that super-chic photographer Katja Rahlwes is back in the NY mix

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