'A Different Vision on Fashion Photography' celebrates four decades of photography by Peter Lindbergh. Written by Thierry-Maxime Loriot, this hardcover book is filled with breathtaking illustrations and thoughtful anecdotes by icons including Jean-Paul Gaultier, Nicole Kidman and Grace Coddington. It's an inspirational insight into the extraordinary world of fashion and female beauty. - 472-page hardcover book - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Taschen America - ISBN: 978-3-8365-5282-0
"Publisher: TASCHEN Author: Suzy Menkes Title: FASHION DESIGNERS A-Z, AKRIS Fashion Designers A-Z is a collection of six limited editions dedicated to some of the biggest fashion designers in the world. Akris, Etro, Stella McCartney, Missoni, Prada and Diane Von Furstenberg. Each edition is bound in a textile created by one of the six designers, protected in a plexiglass box, made by hand at an Italian bookbinder's and stamped with a unique number. For the 2,000 copies of the Akris Edition, the famous ""Grand Prix"" design of designer Albert Kriemler, created for the 2012 spring/summer collection, with speeding race cars on silk crepe, was specifically reprinted. "
Publisher: TASCHEN Author: L. McCartney, A. Leibovitz, M. Harrison, A. Castle Title: LINDA MCCARTNEY. LIFE IN PHOTOGRAPHS This volume traces the extraordinary career of photographer Linda McCartney. She began by photographing the Rolling Stones aboard a yacht on the Hudson River in 1966. Linda became the first female photographer to see her work published on the cover of Rolling Stone - it was her portrait of Eric Clapton. During her career she immortalized many of the greatest rock musicians, and artists such as Willem de Kooning and Gilbert and George.
Publisher: TASCHEN Author: B. Riemschneider, A. Taschen Title: KIPPENBERGER Martin Kippenberger was one of the most complex artists of the 80s and 90s. Resistant to any one artistic medium, he combined sculpture, painting, photography, drawing, catalogues, invitations and posters as equally valid forms of artistic expression. This updated edition documents two decades of Kippenberger's work in 400 illustrations.
Publisher: TASCHEN Author: Peter Beard Title: THE END OF THE GAME: THE LAST WORD FROM PARADISE Originally published in 1965, and updated in 1977, this classic has been resurrected by Taschen. This fundamental photographic text on East Africa in the first half of the 20th century touches on topics such as distance from nature, density and stress, the loss of common sense, and global emergencies. Peter Beard shows us the origins of the wildlife crises on the continent, a phenomenon that has a striking resemblance to the overpopulation and climate crises we face today.
In honor of their 200th anniversary, The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm brings to life twenty-seven of the most beloved Grimm stories, including classics such as Cinderella, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, and Hansel and Gretel, in a vibrant and meticulous new translation commissioned for this publication.
Publisher: TASCHEN Author: M. Testino, P. Kinmonth, P. Borhan Title: MARIO TESTINO. SIR Featuring an essay by Pierre Borhan, an interview with Patrick Kinmonth, and many unpublished works from the archive of Mario Testino, this book traces the development of male identity over the past three decades through the lens of the great photographer. Josh Hartnett, Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Jude Law, Colin Firth, David Beckham, David Bowie, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards are just some of the celebrities immortalized by Testino in this limited edition.
A photographic tribute to the City of Angels in all its glory and grit, this book traces the city's fascinating journey from a desert wasteland to the palm-studded hub of art and culture it is today. With over 500 images capturing pop culture movements, fads, notorious crimes, iconic protests, and everything in between, this anthology is given further context through essays by Californian historian Kevin Starr and literature expert David L. Ulin.
When German photographer Peter Lindbergh shot five young models in downtown New York City in 1989, the image didn’t just bring revered faces together for the first time, it marked the beginning of a new fashion era and a new understanding of female beauty. This book gathers more than 400 images from four decades of Lindbergh's photography to show his unique way of telling stories and how what his vision brought to art and fashion.rnThe images are raw and seductive but personally at the same time. He shows the elegance and sensuality of older women and privileging natural beauty in and era of pervasive retouching. His images are contextualized by commentaries from collaborators such as Jean Paul Gaultier, Nicole Kidman, Grace Coddington, Cindy Crawford, and Anna Wintour, who chose Lindbergh to shoot her first US Vogue cover.
Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of the most exquisite illustrations in publishing history. In this gorgeous reprint, TASCHEN revives the most ambitious publication project of beloved Danish artist Kay Nielsen, one of the most famous children’s book illustrators of all time.
Despite its chilly weather and barren landscapes, wintertime has inspired some of the most magical and heartwarming stories in history. This season of celebration, frost and snow, religion, tradition, and adventure has produced such holiday classics as Clement Moore’s 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, and such colorful tales as the account of a pre-Christmas Posada parade in Mexico City.
Ever wondered what celebrity chefs keep in their own pantries? Inside Chefs' Fridges lets you peer into the most intimate corner of the fine dining world, home. Touring across Europe, this book profiles 40 top chefs with nearly 60 Michelin stars shared between them, alongside their fridge essentials. With recipes by the likes of Christian Puglisi, Joan Roca or Massimo Bottura, this guide divulges exclusive insider secrets with an intimate twist.
Publisher: TASCHEN Author: Wolfgang Tillmans Title: NEUE WELT For his fourth photo book with Taschen, Wolfgang Tillmans moves away from self-reflective exploration of the photographic media that he has focused on for several years to concentrate on the outside world: from London and Nottingham to Tierra del Fuego, Tasmania, Saudi Arabia and Papua New Guinea. The result is a powerful and singular vision of life today in different parts of the world.
Gillette Elvgren (1914–1980,) known as Gil, created some 700 pin-up oils during his long career, more than any other calendar artist. His works have been the subject of top selling TASCHEN books and calendars, and now 200 of his best are available in a compact package perfect for gifting—to oneself and others. From his first mid-'30s paintings through the 1970s, it's all here, more portable, affordable, and adorable than ever!"Measures: 5" x 7"
Alberto Vargas took over Esquire magazine’s monthly pin-up post in late 1940. Today these wartime pin-ups are the most collectible of Vargas’s work. Find them all in this pocket-sized delight. Measures: 5" x 7"