Sasha Pivovarova in Louis Vuitton
8 of a Kind – For its 8th Anniversary issue, Vogue China enlists an all-star cast including four Chinese models and four western models. Beauties including Sasha Pivovarova, Daria Strokous, Doutzen Kroes, Kati Nescher, Xiao Wen Ju, Liu Wen, Fei Fei Sun and Sui He grace individual covers shot by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. The girls wear fall designs from labels such as Prada, Louis Vuitton and Dior in the studio shots.
The New Classics – Dutch painters like Rembrandt and Johannes Vermeer served as inspiration for Valentino’s fall 2013 campaign starring a bevy of models. Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin shot the campaign which features mostly newcomers including Maud Welzen, Kati Nescher, Magdalena Jasek, Irina Kravchenko, Sam Rollinson, Erika Labanauskaite, Tamara Weijenberg, Laura Kampman, Nouk Torsing and Sasha Luss. The girls pose next to still-life images that reflect the Flemish style including flowers, fruit and feathers surrounding the season’s accessories.
Music and Fashion – Lady Gaga enlisted leading fashion photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin to shoot the cover for her upcoming single, “Applause”. This a continuation of a long collaboration between the creative duo and the singer. In the past, Inez & Vinoodh have shot Lady Gaga for V Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar and other fashion collaborations.
The cover debuted on WWD yesterday, and features the eccentric singer posing in a Gareth Pugh coat. The beauty is quite unusual–Gaga wears a face full of white powder and colorful makeup which evokes an image of a sort of fashionable clown. “Applause” is set to be released on August 19th.
Balmain Days – Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin are back again for Balmain’s fall 2013 campaign (their last time shooting was for the spring 2012 season). This time, the creative duo photographs an eclectic cast including Cora Emmnauel, Elisabeth Erm, Manon Leloup, Khadija and Clement Chabernaud. Lensed against the beautiful backdrop of Paris, the faces of Balmain flaunt the jewel-tone hues and fashion forward shapes of the season.
The Return of Kerr – After the success of last season, Spanish brand Mango once again enlisted bombshell Miranda Kerr for its fall 2013 campaign. Photography duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin snapped the Aussie beauty again in the label’s rock and roll inspired designs styled by Géraldine Saglio. Miranda spoke about shooting the new campaign in New York saying, “I loved that Inez and Vinoodh kept the look of the campaign very raw and natural and I think it compliments the collection very well. They did a fantastic job, as always!”
Cinema Scape – For its fall 2013 campaign, Miu Miu takes nine girls to the edge of a cinematic seaside pier in moody images photographed by creative duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. Models Katlin Aas, Emily DiDonato, Daphne Groeneveld, Georgia May Jagger, Adriana Lima, Marina Nery, Hind Sahli, Anne Verhallen and Lindsey Wixson enchant in the feminine silhouettes of autumn. As for the accompanying campaign film, the beauties dance with each other to the tunes of “Hand Clapping Song” by The Meters with intersperses of each girl holding a sign with their name written.
Two of a Kind – For his fall 2013 campaign, designer Jason Wu takes center stage in a snap also featuring supermodel Christy Turlington. Last season, the Taiwanese talent enlisted another supermodel, Stephanie Seymour. With art direction by Patrick Li, Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin were back again to shoot the autumn advertisements at New York’s Mr Chow.
Wild for Juicy – After a preview yesterday, we have a full look at the fall 2013 campaign from Juicy Couture. The advertisements star Edita Vilkeviciute and Andreea Diaconu laying about in a rock ‘n’ roll themed set which is appropriate considering the autumn collection’s bohemian inspiration. The girls were photographed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin in Los Angeles, California, with styling by Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele. Check out the official campaign video below made with art direction by Roi Elfassy and Matthew Ellenberger. In the film, the girls show off their moves with slick choreography by Stephen Galloway.
Juicy Fall – Models Edita Vilkeviciute and Andreea Diaconu are the latest stars of Juicy Couture’s fall 2013 campaign, lensed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin. Where last season focused on California archetypes, this time, the images hone in on the autumn collection’s rock ‘n’ roll aesthetic. Styled by Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele, the duo lounges on a fuchsia couch in the Los Angeles snapped photographs. (WWD)
Secret Garden – After the reveal of the print campaign, Dior has released its second “Secret Garden” film for the pre-fall season shot at the Château de Versailles. Model Daria Strokous plays the lead in the enchanted film as she explores the site’s grounds and park. By the end, Daria finds herself surrounded by fairy-like creatures in the short film directed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.