Lush and mysterious, Michaël Borremans’ canvases give the impression of emanations from a hidden, half-lit realm, operating wholly outside of our manicured reality. Rendered perhaps most uncanny by their eerie stillness, his paintings are populated with figures who act out odd pantomimes, alone or with each other, while seemingly in the depths of a somnambulant trance.
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Max Irons

MAX IRONS

JONATHAN SHIA
THOMAS GIDDINGS
March 23, 2015

There is, these days, no shortage of figures in the public eye who have leveraged a famous last name, and little more, into a modicum of renown or notoriety. Max Irons is not one of them. Yes, his parents are the Oscar winner Jeremy Irons and the Tony-nominated actress Sinéad Cusack, but it is clear when speaking to the young British actor that he has rightfully earned the success that is now coming his way.
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Les Lalanne

LES LALANNE'S MENAGERIE

 
KEVIN GREENBERG
March 20, 2015

For over half a century, the duo of François-Xavier Lalanne (1927–2008) and his wife Claude (born in 1924) created elegant sculptures and furniture, frequently with a playful, zoomorphic touch. The designs of “Les Lalanne,” as they are more commonly called, have often appealed to an especially louche corner of the Parisian demimonde: both Yves Saint Laurent (seen above in an exclusive archival image with François-Xavier) and Serge Gainsbourg were strong supporters of the duo’s practice. > Read More


Peter Lindbergh Images of Women

PETER LINDBERGH'S WOMEN

 
FELIX BISCHOF
March 19, 2015

Peter Lindbergh’s Images of Women II is an elegant celebration of female beauty and the German photographer who has been capturing its elusive qualities for several decades. Published by Schirmer/Mosel to commemorate Lindbergh’s seventieth birthday, the Juan Gatti–designed tome features over 320 images that focus on a body of work created between 2005 and 2014. > Read More


Best of Paris Fashion Week Anthony Vaccarello Balenciaga Balmain Comme des Garçons Givenchy Riccardo Tisci Hermès Louis Vuitton Rick Owens Saint Laurent Vetements

BEST OF PARIS FASHION WEEK, FALL 2015

 
ALASTAIR MCKIMM
March 17, 2015

Our fashion director Alastair McKimm picks the ten best Fall 2015 collections from Paris Fashion Week, including Anthony Vaccarello, Balenciaga, Balmain, Comme des Garçons, Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci, Hermès, Louis Vuitton, Rick Owens, Saint Laurent, and Vetements.
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