Transmission – Photographer John Paul Pietrus captures Puerto Rican fashion model Joan Smalls for the latest edition of Modern Weekly China. Clad in Alexander Wang, Balmain, Lanvin, Tom Ford and more as selected by stylist Maher Jridi, the 24 year-old is absolutely smoking on set. / Hair by Danilo, Make-up by Christopher Ardoff
Sex Drive – Sporting metallic tops and show-stopping accessories, Herieth Paul has a need for speed in the latest issue of Arise Magazine. Photographed by John-Paul Pietrus with styling by Sabrina Henry, the Tanzanian beauty takes a nighttime joy ride in a classic muscle car while sporting the designs of Matthew Williamson, Viktor & Rolf, Sportmax and Rochas amongst others in the high gloss images. / Makeup by Adam de Cruz, Hair by Teiji
London – The 26th anniversary issue of Harper’s Bazaar China looks towards London-based and British designers’ fall collections with a colorful editorial starring Ehren Dorsey and Alys Hale. Joined by guest stars Vivienne Westwood and Miss Pandemonia, the pair poses for John-Paul Pietrus in daring designs from the likes of House of Holland, Burberry Prorsum, Christopher Kane and Vivienne Westwood in eclectic settings. Stylist Lucia Liu’s selects evoke a fun, almost retro side of London fashion. / Hair by Teiji, Makeup by Marco Antonio, Hair color by David Gilkimson, Manicure by Katie Jane Hughes
Purple Rain – The autumn-winter edition of Stylist Magazine lets the rain fall for a high impact story featuring this season’s trend of purple hues, photographed by John-Paul Pietrus. Model Polina gets wet and wild in the autumn designs of Antonio Berardi, Christopher Kane, Prada, Cavalli and Chanel amongst others chosen by stylist Alexandra Fullerton. Polina’s looks are complemented by lavender-dipped tresses courtesy of hair stylist Claire Rothstein. / Makeup by Adam de Cruz
Paris Girl – Cover star Kinga Rajzak travels to Paris’ Shangri-La for the February edition of Harper’s Bazaar Singapore. Lensed by John-Paul Pietrus with styling by Kenneth Goh, the brunette beauty wows in ladylike spring looks from Chanel with a seductive twist in the striking images. / Makeup by Alice Ghendrih, Hair by Leila A
Don’t Touch the Glass – A museum of natural history sets the stage for John-Paul Pietrus’ latest work published in Numéro China. Capturing Tao Okamoto in fall-winter looks of fur and killer shoes selected by fashion editor Tim Lim, the images highlight the decadent designs of Tom Ford, Givenchy, Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton and others with a stylish energy.
Beijing Beauty – Zhulin takes to the streets of Beijing in this stylish shoot by John-Paul Pietrus for the most recent issue of Harper’s Bazaar China. Styled by Lucia Liu, Zhulin wears colorful ensembles featuring the luxe designs of Bottega Veneta, Givenchy, Lanvin, Miu Miu and others.
Wild Thing – Rose Cordero takes to the night for the latest issue of Arise where the Dominican model dons a wardrobe of colorful and elegant looks from the spring collections styled by Sabrina Henry. In front of John-Paul Pietrus’ lens, Rose sports Blumarine, Yves Saint Laurent and Missoni in the lively images.
Photographer John-Paul Pietrus and model Tao Okamoto are teaming up to help Japan after last month’s earthquake disaster. 100 signed archival prints of their work for Numero China will be available for sale with all proceeds going towards the Red Cross’ Japanese relief fund. For more information, please visit JohnPaulPietrus.com.
Karolina Kurkova gives a lesson in posing with John-Paul Pietrus’ dynamic studio shoot for this month’s Numero China. Sporting minimal looks style by fashion editor Tim Lim, Karolina takes on the designs of Max Mara, Chanel, Stella McCartney and more in the stunning portraits.