See the World Beautiful


See the World Beautiful

Description

Anne Menke has travelled the world on assignment for the likes of Vogue, ELLE, Marie Claire, and Conde Nast Traveler, usually in search of the perfect environment to shoot a fashion spread. During her extensive travels, she quickly discovered that these environments themselves are the origins of much of the fashion we see on the runways today. In See the World Beautiful, Menke turns her camera away from professional photo shoots to the local populations, which are equally as compelling and stunning as the highly-crafted shoots for major magazines, compilling an incredible record of people and places, exploring the roots and inspiration of today's fashion and style while simultaneously documenting the rich culture of the locations she visits. Texts by colleague luminaries Tommy Hilfiger, Julia Chaplin, and Andrew Niccol, in addition to the author's own introduction, explain how fashion meets culture in ethnic populations of Latin America, Europe, Asia, and North America. This unique, sensitive, and insightful work is itself the perfect intersection of art and fashion photography and showcases a story of beauty at risk of being lost in translation.

Limited to just 110 copies, this deluxe edition is boxed, and comes with a signed and number print.


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Details

Author(s)
Anne M. Menke, Tommy Hilfiger, Julia Chapin, Andrew Niccol
Format
Hardback | 253 pages
Dimensions
280 x 356 x 44.45mm | 4,027.9g
Publication date
11 Sep 2015
Publisher
GLITTERATI INC
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Edition
Special edition
Edition Statement
Special edition
Illustrations note
129 colour
ISBN10
098917042X
ISBN13
9780989170420