Posts Tagged ‘Raf Simons’

Minimalist high in BLEND

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

I am always happy to be part of Amsterdam based yet internationally oriented magazine BLEND. In this Spring Summer 2011 issue I wrote the introduction to a 50 page fashion shoot by photographer Tomas Nässtrom, fashion director JOFF and art director Laurenz Brunner: an ode to Raf Simon’s utterly modern minimalism at Jil Sander. An exceptional fashion editorial indeed – to which I made the sort of decisive ‘secret service creative intelligence’ contribution that never gets a proper credit but alas… I feel no less pride.

Enjoy the short essay after the pagebreak.

 

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