W Magazine and Hugo Boss fêted the opening night exhibition of Shooting Stars
The 72nd Golden Globes was not the only event in town to catch a glimpse of stars this weekend in Los Angeles. W Magazine and Hugo Boss fêted the opening night exhibition of Shooting Stars with hosts W’s Editor-in-Chief Stefano Tonchi and singer Miley Cyrus. Shooting Stars, curated by Tonchi pays tribute to the marriage of Art and Fashion encompassing the lavish archives from the magazine lensed by renowned photographers such as Bill Viola, Jean-Baptiste Mondino, Juergen Teller, Steven Klein, and Tim Walker. The exhibit guides visitors on a voyage into an enchanting area filled with oversized prints and video projection of celebrities including Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, Miley Cyrus, Gwyneth Paltrow, George Clooney and Madonna.
Tonchi and Cyrus, both outfitted in Hugo Boss, were joined by guests artistic director Jason Wu and Hugo Boss CEO Gerrit Ruetzel. Notables spotted were Derek Blasberg, Tracee Ellis Ross, Tia Mowry, Rachel Zoe, Peter Dundas and Michael Avedon. Shooting Stars runs through Sunday, February 22 at the Wilshire May Company Building at 6067 Wilshire Blvd.
Garage Magazine Hits Newsstands With Latest Issue
Garage Magazine, the biannual publication that showcases raw collaborations between art, fashion, and literature hit newsstands on September 4 with its No 7 Issue. The 268-page copy debuts alongside the Garage Mag App, allowing users to access exclusive content embedded in the magazine. This is done by scanning over the cover and selecting pages denoted by the Garage “G” including Jeff Koon’s virtual sculpture “Lady Bug”. Users can also view “Lady Bug” from their mobile devices in 360 degrees. Inspired by Jeff Koons’ “Lady Bug” photographer Sølve Sundsbø shot three covers remaining Anja Rubik, Binx Walton and Cara Delevingne as Koons bunny sculptures. “GARAGE has always aspired to push the physical limits of a magazine. We are inspired by the infinite possibilities of the digital realm and look forward to exploring new media in this issue and beyond”, noted not Dasha Zhukova, editor-in-chief of GARAGE. “We are excited to have collaborated with Jeff Koons on his first virtual sculpture.” Click here to purchase GARAGE.
CFDA Set To Release The Pursuit of Style
The Council of Fashion Designers of America has a new book releasing this month titled, The Pursuit Of Style: Advice and Musings from America’s Top Fashion Designers from Abrams Publishing. The book highlights musings from their 400+ members including fashion designers Diane von Furstenberg, Ralph Lauren, Donna Karan, Zac Posen, and Narciso Rodriguez. It features fashion career advice, wardrobe essentials and inspiration. It is scheduled to release on April 15th however, pre-orders are available now by visiting Amazon.