Publisher: DAMIANI EDITORE Author: Susannah Frankel Title: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: WORKING PROCESS This book documents Nick Waplington's shots of the entire creative process for Alexander McQueen's autumn-winter 2009 collection, the last before his untimely death. Waplington was given unprecedented access to the fashion designer's studio in order to reveal all the secrets of his creative process right up to the day of the show. Including over 120 photographs, this book contains an essay by Susannah Frankel, fashion editor at Grazia U.K.
Publisher: DAMIANI EDITORE Author: Maurizio Cattelan Title: KENZINE Kenzine is a collaboration between the Toiletpaper magazine and the fashion house Kenzo. Published in a limited edition of 1,500 numbered copies, Kenzine takes its name from KENZO’s online blog. Devised as a picture-based magazine, Toiletpaper was conceived and launched in 2010 by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari, under the artistic direction of Micol Talso. The creative team at Toiletpaper met with Kenzo and came up with the advertising campaign for the Autumn/Winter 2013 collection.
"Publisher: DAMIANI EDITORE Author: Ben Watts Title: MONTAUK DREAMING Montauk Dreaming is the homage of photographer Ben Watts to the city that he has called home since 1995. Watts described Montauk as ""paradise 3 hours outside of the greatest city in the world"". His photographic style, full of life and characterised by the use of bright colours, is undoubtedly strongly influenced by the area. Montauk, located at the easternmost point of Long Island in New York, has exploded in recent years, becoming the epicentre of summer beach life. "
Upstairs, Downstairs & Outside Jenny Gage & Tom betterton Damiani Editore In this beautifully designed volume, Jenny Gage and Tom Betterton present an intimate account of a year-long exploration of three women in various states of nude and undress. The resulting body of work is a subtly provocative and sensual diary built of richly textured and evocative photographs, all made in and around the couples Brooklyn home. Gage and Betterton are artists constantly fascinated by the fine line between documentary and artifice, and here they employ their signature narrative style to craft an achingly honest and thrillingly intimate body of portraits. 136 pages Hardcover 2010 English
Glass House James Welling Damiani Editore Per tre anni , James Welling ha fotografato la casa del 1949 del noto architetto modernista Philip Johnson a New Canaan, nel Connecticut. Usando macchine digitali su cavalletto e un’ampia gamma di filtri, Welling ha creato patine colorate e deformazioni, trasformando l’immagine al momento dello scatto. I vivaci colori creati dalle gelatine, insieme ai punti di vista inediti, consentono una visione radicalmente nuova della casa-simbolo di Johnson. 112 pagine Hardcover 2011 Inglese
Publisher: DAMIANI EDITORE Author: Joni Sternbach Title: SURF SITE TIN TYPE Surf Site Tin Type is a tribute to both a sport and a lifestyle. Over the last decade Joni Sternbach has created a novel reinterpretation of the contemporary world of surfing by using the ancient photographic technique of tintyping. In these images, which magnify the attraction of surfing and the feeling of freedom surfers enjoy, the photographer has immortalized surfers on beaches around the world, from Malibu to Montauk to Australia’s Byron Bay.
Embroidery AAVV Damiani Editore Attorno alla metà degli anni '90, dopo - e contro - la rigorosa, asettica parentesi minimalista, la moda italiana ha riscoperto il décor, il gusto per l'abbellimento e per il prezioso. Tanto i grandi maestri della moda, quanto i giovani designer sono tornati a servirsi, sempre più spesso, del ricamo come motivo fondamentale di ispirazione. Il nuovo ricamo attraversa così tutte le linee di tendenza di questi ultimi dieci anni di moda, dall'etno folk al concettuale, dall'eclettismo al decostruttivismo, dal romanticismo al dark. 160 pagine Hardcover 2006 Inglese
Publisher: DAMIANI EDITORE Author: Xavier Guardans Title: TRAVELING LIGHTS Traveling Lights is the second volume in a series of five books by photographer Xavier Guardans. Traveling Lights presents over 200 works through which the photographer examines the interaction of light in different environments. The series was begun in Egypt and has passed through several countries over the last 10 years, including Kenya, Belize, China, Senegal, Vietnam, Spain, Argentina and the United States.