First Look: HERO Magazine

October 21st, 2015 |Posted by jonathanshia

Few cities have been as reflective of the past half-century of American life as Detroit, from white flight and the decline of manufacturing through crumbling infrastructure and abandoned neighborhoods to creative millennial reinvention and post-bankruptcy renewal. “Detroit gets lots of attention, and not necessarily for the best reasons,” explained James West and Fabien Kruszelnicki, the editors-in-chief of HERO Magazine, about their decision to dedicate the latest issue of their menswear magazine to the ever-shifting metropolis. “It had a lot of bad press, about violence and volatility, about people moving there for cheap rents, but we felt like it was a place that was also somehow new, a place where everything hadn’t been decided already. It has the space to redefine itself, which is quite a big deal.”

The British actor Nicholas Hoult takes the cover, shot and styled by Venetia Scott (Camilla Lowther Management), but the rest of the issue is a celebration of Detroit in all its promise and possibility. Kruszelnicki offers a “Detroit Survey,” street casting an overview of the city’s youth styled by Zarina Humayun, while Alessio Boni and Gro Curtis capture new face Robbi (TIAD) in hidden spaces amongst the urban sprawl. Nicole Maria Winkler and Adam Winder pay homage to the city’s vanishing automobile industry, and Dominick Sheldon (Creative and Partners) and Andrew Mukamal offer an eclectic vision of a promising “New America.” “There’s a sense that Detroiters have had to fend for themselves, and that says a lot about the way the creative scene is developing there,” say West and Kruszelnicki. “It’s a city with a lot of history that America kind of brushed aside, but now it’s becoming the personification of a new kind of American Dream, a place where anything is possible.” Take an exclusive first look at the new issue, out this week, below.



Photography and styling Venetia Scott (Camilla Lowther Management)




Ph. Alessio Boni / Fashion Gro Curtis
Model Robbi at Tomorrow Is Another Day






Ph. Fabien Kruszelnicki / Fashion Paul Sinclaire
Model: Streetcast Nicholas Williams





Ph. Cameron McCool (Katy Barker) / Fashion Zarina Humayun
Artists: ZelooperZ and Supakaine



Ph. Dominick Sheldon (Creative and Partners) / Fashion Andrew Mukamal
Model: Geron at CLICK, Frank at Ford Models





Ph. Fabien Kruszelnicki / Fashion Zarina Humayun

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Ph. Dario Catellani (Camilla Lowther Management) / Fashion Jay Massacret
Models Gabriel at Supa (London) and John Swiatek

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Ph. Nicole Maria Winkler / Fashion Adam Winder
Model Raad at Tomorrow Is Another Day

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First Look: Hercules Magazine

October 21st, 2015 |Posted by jonathanshia

Jordan Barrett takes the cover of the latest issue of Hercules Magazine magazine, aptly titled Bright Young Things, photographed by Paola Kudacki and styled by Francesco Sourigues. The rest of the issue celebrates an appropriately eclectic band of new-wave digital stars, from actorsWill Peltz and Nolan Funk to the tattooed model-slash-artist David Alexander Flinn. Tim Schuhmacher, Julian Schneyder, Johannes Spaas, Billy Vandendooren, and Luka Sabbat star in various features within as well. Take a first look at the new issue below.


Photography Paola Kudacki (Camilla Lowther Management), Fashion editor Francesco Sourigues (De Facto), Model Jordan Barrett

Photography Bruno Staub (CBA), Fashion editor DAVID BRUNO, Talent Nolan Funk (IMG)

Photography Bruno Staub (CBA), Fashion editor David Vivirido, Model Julian Schneyder

Photography Alessio Boni, Fashion editor Heathermary Jackson (FRANK REPS), Model David Alexander Flinn

Photography Bruno Staub (CBA), Fashion editor DAVID VIVIRIDO, Talent Will Peltz (IMG)

Photography Bruno Staub (CBA), Fashion editor Mauricio Nardi (Atomo Management), Models Johannes Spaas, Billy Vandendooren and Janek Chrabaszcz.

Photography Benny Horne, Fashion editor Francesco Sourigues (De Facto), Model Robbie G

Photography Mark Kean, Fashion editorAzza Yousif, Models Jack Mather & Connor Newall

Photography Daniel Riera (Jed Root), Fashion editor Francesco Sourigues (De Facto), Model Luka Sabbat

Photography Thomas Goldblum, Fashion editor Darcy Backlar (Management + Artists), Model Tim Schuhmacher

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First Look: Heroine

September 16th, 2015 |Posted by Irene Ojo-Felix

Industry Icon Kirsten Owen covers this issue of Heroine Magazine in all her edgy, relentless glory. Shot by Emma Summerton, styled by Gro Curtis, and dressed entirely in vintage Helmut Lang, the muse heralded as a vision of alternative beauty seems fitting to grace this issue focused on uncompromising binaries. With interviews on the inimitable powerhouse of Fendi‘s Karl Lagerfeld, Silvia Venturini Fendi, and Pietro Beccari, Jonathan Anderson of J.W. Anderson and Loewe fame, and Gucci‘s newest creations from the mind of Alessandro Michele this issue goes to the next level with its content.

With over 280 pages of fashionable content and a new redesign be sure to pick up Heroine 3 and check out our exclusive first look below!


Photographer – Emma Summerton (Camilla Lowther Management) | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis



Photographer – Fabien Kruszelnicki | Fashion Editor – Steve Morriss


Photographer – Danielle Levitt | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Danielle Levitt | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Emma Tempest (Jed Root) | Fashion Editor – Vittoria Cerciello (Los Angeles: FRANK REPS LA, New York: FRANK REPS NY)



Photographer – Alessio Boni | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Alessio Boni | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Greta Ilieva | Fashion Editor – Steve Morriss



Photographer – Greta Ilieva | Fashion Editor – Steve Morriss


Photographer – Emma Summerton (Camilla Lowther Management) | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Emma Summerton (Camilla Lowther Management) | Fashion Editor – Gro Curtis


Photographer – Nicole Maria Winkler | Fashion Editor – Vittoria Cerciello (Los Angeles: FRANK REPS LA, New York: FRANK REPS NY)


Photographer – Nicole Maria Winkler | Fashion Editor – Vittoria Cerciello (Los Angeles: FRANK REPS LA, New York: FRANK REPS NY)


Photographer – Yelena Yemchuk| Fashion Editor – Karen Kaiser (New York: Streeters New York, London: Streeters London)


Photographer – Yelena Yemchuk| Fashion Editor – Karen Kaiser (New York: Streeters New York, London: Streeters London)


Photographer – Yelena Yemchuk| Fashion Editor – Karen Kaiser (New York: Streeters New York, London: Streeters London)


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10 Magazine Gets Fresh with Fall

August 18th, 2015 |Posted by steven.yatsko

Touching on the gamut of autumn’s fashion notes, 10 Magazine hit the stands yesterday with multiple covers following a revamp. Though, nothing overly autumnal here. From the looks of things, 10’s fall is about fun and flash. Lindsey Wixson‘s beauty cover by Donna Trope keeps things crisp and rosy with floral accessories adding just enough gloss. Meghan Collison by Richard Burbridge is a reminder that chic is always modern, and Harleth Kuusik‘s cover reflects on a waning summer while looking forward to this season’s color palette. These three ladies of the moment were styled by 10’s own editor-in-chief Sophia Neophitou, while newcomer Unia Pakhomova’s cover by CG Watkins was styled by Hector Castro10 Men Magazine also has multiple cover stars: Lucky Blue Smith, Matthias K, Rory Cooper and Dylan Bell. All play around with more asymmetrical poses donning the latest wares for the guys, styled by Hector Castro.


Lindsey Wixson by Donna Trope / stylist Sophia Neophitou

Meghan Collison by Richard Burbridge (Art + Commerce) / Stylist Sophia Neophitou / Hair Yannick D’Is (Management + Artists) / Makeup Francelle Daly (Art + Commerce)

Harleth Kuusik  / Stylist Sophia Neophitou / Hair Pierpaolo Lai / Makeup Susie Sobol

Unia Pakhomova by CG Watkins / Stylist Hector Castro

Lucky Blue Smith by Magnus Unnar

Matthias K / Stylist Hector Castro / Hair Ramona Eschbach (Jed Root) / Makeup Hugo Villard (Atomo Management)

Rory Cooper by Alessio Bolzoni (Atomo Management) / Stylist Hector Castro / Hair Ramona Eschbach (Jed Root) / Makeup Alice Ghendrih (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY)

Dylan Bell by Charlotte Wales

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Clear Eyes, Full Hearts

April 30th, 2015 |Posted by jonathanshia

HERO Magazine celebrates small-town hopes and big-city dreams with their latest issue, out today with a powerful cover featuring pop’s favorite bad boy Justin Bieber photographed by Hedi Slimane. Bruce Weber contributes thirty years’ worth of slices of all-American life while Danielle Levitt explores the motocross cult of Plant City, Florida. Designer Kevin Carrigan talks about the clean appeal of Calvin Klein, while DIIV’s Zachary Cole Smith offers insight into his latest album. Rising actors like Max Irons, Jack Falahee, and Timothée Chalamet discuss their craft, and the legendary filmmaker Larry Clark sits down for a lengthy talk. On the fashion side, Sebastian Kim showcases the rural life in a feature styled by Gro Curtis, while Dario Catellani pays homage to down-home hairstyles in a quirky preview of the summer and fall ahead. Take an exclusive first look at the issue below.


Photographer Alessio Boni  | Styling Samantha Traina (New York: Streeters New York, Los Angeles: Streeters Los Angeles)


Photographer Nicolas Kern  | Styling Stella Greenspan



Photographer Bruce Weber


Photographer Alessio Boni | Styling Gro Curtis


Photographer Danielle Levitt (Camilla Lowther Management) | Styling Taryn Bensky


Photographer  Dario Catellani (Paris: ArtList Paris, New York: ArtList NY) | Styling James Valeri (Home Agency) | Hair Holli Smith (New York: Total Management, Los Angeles: Total Management, Paris: Total Management)


Photographer  Sebastian Kim (Management + Artists)| Styling Gro Curtis


Photographer Fabien Kruszelnicki  | Styling Zarina Humayun


Justin Bieber by Hedi Slimane

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First Look: Document No. 4

April 25th, 2014 |Posted by Matthew


Many magazines set out to bridge the worlds of art and fashion, but few compare to the engaging volumes Document assembles with each issue. After last fall’s Paul McCarthy designed cover, Document’s offering for S/S 14 continues to combine arresting editorials, bastions of the contemporary art world, and vital conversations to provide a comprehensive window onto today’s cultural landscape.

Seeking “spontanaeity, authenticity, and simplicity,” Document No. 4 addresses authorship with photographer Nan Goldin, architecture with Brazil’s Carla Juaçaba, and diversity with Liya Kebede and Bethann Hardison. Elsewhere, fashion crossovers Willem Dafoe and Erykah Badu discuss unique presence in the respective worlds of cinema and music, while legends of style Didier Malige (Art Partner) and Joe McKenna (Art Partner) collide to discuss fashion past, present, and future.

As for the editorials, Document showcases top models Malgosia Bela and Freja Beha Erichsen on two different covers that illuminate each versatile beauty’s standalone presence. Photographer Benjamin Alexander Huseby shoots Malgosia styled by Jodie Barnes in an array of guises that hit the season’s boldest trends. Exploring performance, photographer Collier Schorr captures Freja’s nuanced turn as a Method actor. The unstoppable Amanda Wellsh plays around before Alex Olson’s lens, Lily McMenamy styles herself for a profile of designer Simon Porte Jacquemus, and things turn surreal when Camilla Akrans (Stockholm: LUNDLUND, New York: Management + Artists) shoots Missy Rayder. Not to be surpassed in the months between biannual issues, Document and photographer Christian MacDonald nominate 17 of spring’s most promising faces, all sporting pre-Fall looks styled by Document’s Fashion Director James Valeri.

Be on the lookout for Document No. 4, on newsstands now.



Freja Beha Erichsen by Collier Schorr, styled by James Valeri





Malgosia Bela, Neelam Gill, Valters Medenis by Benjamin Alexander Huseby, styled by Jodie Barnes



Ehren Dorsey, Gryphon O’Shea, Maja Salamon, Hollie May Saker, Andreas Lindquist, Betty Adewole and Jacob Morton by Christian MacDonald, styled by James Valeri


Stephen James, Matt Woodhouse by Collier Schorr, styling by James Valeri


Roberto Sipos, Martin Conte by Brett Lloyd, styling by Tom Guinness


Lily McMenamy by Alessio Boni, styled by James Valeri and Lily herself


Hanne Gaby Odiele by Pierre Debusschere, makeup by Adrien Pinault (Management + Artists)

Cover by Sterling Ruby

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