People may find this offensive, but African-American filmmaker Katina Parker admits that she is a ‘black queer’ filmmaker. Rather than aiming for blockbusters, she turns her eyes to niched true stories. “Your search proves your love.”
10 Questions with Chinese American producer Dave Liang from West-meets-East electronica group Shanghai Restoration Project
Humanity is a great part of all creations. Dame VIVIENNE WESTWOOD never stops to put herself into fashion. She who crafts intellectuality and breathes revolts into couture is a climate heroine.
Raf Simons‘ youth culture-inspired and notable elegant tailoring, one of the most biggest designers in the fashion world today. A man who’s passion for music, art and all things modern transcends into all his creations. Most recently appointed Artistic Director of Dior in 2012, marking a massive milestone in his life, this stunning photographic book compiles his journey so far, delving into Raf Simons’ very own menswear label, his work for Jill sanders and his recent position with Dior, all wrapped up neatly with an exclusive interview with the man himself.
Then, glamour meets grunge in the dark, the dramatic world of Rick Owen, instantly recognizable from his mish-mashing with goth and grunge, creating the beloved “glunge”; with popularity of his draped, dark aesthetics continuing to grow. His creativity knows no bounds, lending his hand to furniture, jewelry and super luxe furs, and as well as churning out 4 collections a year, Rick Owens designs Lilies, a diffusion line that shows off a more playful side to his signature style. i-D dives into his all-encompassing world with this photo series.
Available from July 15, 2013
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