Rico Nieves. Ph: Nick Knight, image from Showstudio blog.
And the winner of the VMan/Ford Model contest is Rico Nieves, a charming American out of Ohio, USA. Picked by VMan and the illustrious Nick Knight, look for him in the upcoming VMAN. For more behind the scenes pics go to Showstudio.com.
And the award goes to Ryan McGinley for best advertising campaign.
Tyen is legendary and he’s found new fans over at Fashionista.
Christian Lacroix is interviewed!! Our friend Filep Motwary interviews Lacroix in a fascinating and lengthy interview.
We love these Alexander Wang shoes, specifically shoe 3 and 4.
A sign of the times? Jed Root, home to Michael Thompson and Sebastian Kim has signed the makeup artist’s version of the Sartorialist Michelle Phan. (They actually also rep The Sartorialist,Scott Schuman).
Some more great advice for aspiring photographers and creative folk.
Take a look at Nick Knight‘s new book and some of his iconic images.
You’ve seen the Arlenis Sosa OTM piece on MDC, get more behind the scenes excitement, here on the Imagist.
The Moment talks about designers and their schlubby personal outfits.. quite funny.
HILARIOUS! Fashionista has some great ideas for Halloween costumes including Karl Lagerfeld, Terry Richardson, etc..
Pierre Cardin, one of the original avant garde designers, celebrates 60 years with a new book.
Japan’s Fashion Week kicks off and Ai Tominaga judges the next generation of Asian models.