Fashion Photography’s Tempestuous Relationship With the Art World

Do artistic and commercial photography mix well?
If we believe the official narrative, art and commercial photography are like oil and water: each utterly repellant to the other. The art world turns up its nose at commercial photography for its anti-intellectualism and superficiality; in turn commercial photographers frequently disdain art photography for what they perceive as self-indulgence, pretentiousness, and incomprehensibility.

In shape and shapely: exploring the concept of beauty through history

French version It is often thought that things were simpler in the old days. But in fact, being a model in 1900 was much more complex than it is today. With globalization comes new means of communication, networking opportunities and with the proliferation of social networks, working in the fashion sector has certainly become moreContinue reading “In shape and shapely: exploring the concept of beauty through history”