Fascinating photos by Tokyo street photographer Katsumi Watanabe, captured the rich subculture of the Shinjuku District.
Images from 1960s – 1980s including black and white photographs shot of underworld characters at night in dance and strip clubs in Shinjuku.
Fantastic Man fall/winter 2014 editorial by Bruno Staub, styled by Julian Ganio.
Oscar de la Renta, one of the world-renowned fashion designer, also known as the Sultan of Suave has sadly passed away on Monday. Born in Dominican Republic, de la Renta studied painting in Spain and later joined Balenciaga and Lanvin in Paris. He went solo and launched in his own label in 1965. His elegant and feminine designs gained him a loyal and dedicated fan base, which through the years included everyone from Jackie Kennedy to Audrey Hepburn and Sarah Jessica Parker, as well as influential figures such as Betty Ford, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama.
Here is a look back at the legendary designer’s incredible life and his most iconic designs.
“The qualities I most admire in women are confidence and kindness.” – Oscar de la Renta
Lauren Bacall, Hollywood film noir legend and style icon, has passed away at the age of 89.
‘I Only Want You to Love me‘ , the first monograph from the brilliant fashion photographer Miles Aldridge. With a cinematic approach to fashion photography, Miles Aldridge creates singular scenes with psychologically complex characters in surreal and fantastic settings.
Miles Aldridge website:www.milesaldridge.com
Images courtesy of : www.milesaldridge.com
“Every day, I travelled to Kings Cross and back. Coming home late at night, it was like a party and I felt the tube was mine and I was there to take pictures.” – Bob Mazzer.
While working as film projectionist in a porn cinema in the 80s, Bob Mazzer began photographing on the tube during his daily commute, documenting the individuals and events he witnessed on the the London Underground.
The punk, the patriot; the beauty, the beast, the drunk and the mischief. Mazzer’s photos captured some of the most influential subcultures to ever emerge from London in the 70s and 80s.
‘Bob Mazzer – Underground’ will be on show in Howard Griffin Gallery from 12 June – 13 July 2014.