Donning a brunette wig, actress Tilda Swinton takes on the daunting task of channeling the late fashion icon and patroness of the arts, Marchesa Casati, in the fall-winter issue of Acne Paper Sweden. In front of the lens of Paolo Roversi, Swanton transforms into the Italian legend in dark ensembles styled by Mattias Karlsson.
Shalom Harlow by Paolo Roversi
Du Juan shot by Paolo Roversi for W October 2006; styling by Alex White.
Photographed by Pierpaolo Ferrari and styled by Camilla Nickerson, a heart-broken Linda Evangelista makes a hard-hitting political point on the cover of W magazine’s November Art Issue. Working with Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, Evangelista understood his direction at once, honing in on her skills as an actress to best represent both political and religious subjects of a controversial nature.
Ali Michael by Paolo Roversi
Paolo Roversi delivers yet another hauntingly beautiful layout to W October with “Dream Sequence”. The moody series stars Monika Jagaciak, Darya Kurovska, Dorothea Barth Jorgensen and Regina Feoktistova in ethereal designs by Chanel, Valentino amd Givenchy Haute Couture. Styled by Alex White, the quartet looks as if they stepped out of a period film with their demure makeup and hairstyles.
Sasha Pivovarova by Paolo Roversi
Paolo Roversi’s work appears nearly unrecognizable for the latest installment of Pop. The well-known photographer moves away from his usual nineteenth century influence in favor of something a bit more modern. Entitled, “Spent!”, the colorful spread is styled by Vanessa Reid and depicts models Jessica Stam and Lily Cole in bundles of clothing.
Guinevere van Seenus by Paolo Roversi
Behati Prinsloo by Paolo Roversi