John Lobb has unveiled a new store concept in Paris that feels as much an art gallery or gentleman’s club as a traditional shoe shop; part of a global expansion that includes openings in California and the Middle East.
Carl von Clausewitz was famed for his adage that war is the continuation of politics by other means. This week at Paris Photo and in multiple photo exhibitions, photography is the continuation of politics by other means.
Versace went to the stock market Friday night in Milan, for a runway show and not a flotation. Referencing all the house's codes and starring two generations of uber models, this was a great performance from Donatella.
John Varvatos will return to Pitti next January, as the American designer makes his reentry into the European orbit. He will present all three of his lines inside Pitti’s central nerve system, Fortezza da Basso.
An exceptional selection of fashion images by 20th century fashion photographers Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Peter Lindbergh, Guy Bourdin and others will be showcased at Sotheby’s in London on 19 May.