27 September 2009

Art + Fashion

'Fashion is only the attempt to realize art in living forms and social intercourse.'
—Sir Francis Bacon

I think the first editorial is the most successful in terms of creating a real dialogue between the works and the clothes...

1, 2, 3. The Power of Art, photographed by Nick Haymes for Vogue China June 2008 [Hotel Oriental]
4, 5. Natalia Vodianova at the NY MOMA, photographed by Annie Leibovitz for American Vogue 2004 (?) [The Style Rules].
6, 7. Art & Commerce photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin for W Magazine [Fashion Gone Rogue]