Fashion Statements : Interviews with fashion Designers

By: Miglietti, Francesca Alfano

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In this book Francesca Alfano Miglietti offers a collection of everything that has created scandal, enthusiasm, excitement and a sense of participation in fashion, and examines the construction and de-construction of our bodies and our identities, beginning with what we wear and the relationship our clothes have with all that is contemporary. In 44 interviews, previously published in the Italian art magazine "Virus," designers and photographers define their concept of fashion. The simple yet extravagant style of Ann Demeulemeester, the multiethnic contaminations of Romeo Gigli, the nihilist and aggressive look of Alexander McQueen, the erotic and ironic play of Anna Molinari, the irreverence and unpredictability of Jean-Paul Gaultier, the audacity of the queen of fashion Vivienne Westwood, and more are discussed and illustrated in this highly-readable and visually delightful book.

Title: Fashion Statements : Interviews with fashion Designers

Author Name: Miglietti, Francesca Alfano

Categories: Fashion - Designers,

Edition: First

Publisher: Italy, Skira: 2006

ISBN Number: 8876246878

ISBN Number 13: 9788876246876

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 017010

Description: A new, urnead book but previous poor storage has resulted in significant creasing to top right corner front panel and to upper edges of pps.86-106.

Keywords: Fashion,