The Château de Versailles, emblem of Dior’s tradition, hosts a new tale which brings to life the Dior Fall 2013 Collection. You might remember Dior’s short film shot last year in Versailles well the sequel has just been released for Dior’s viral campaign for the 2013 fall collection. This spring’s “Secret Garden 2 – Versailles” is once again filed by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin and is set in the forest outside the Petit Trianon. Inspired by Edouard Manet’s famous “Luncheon on the Grass” painting, it is more in one with nature as model Daria Stokous flees through the Versailles grounds and finds herself with models Melissa Stasiuk and Xiao Wen in the depth of Christian Dior’s secret garden
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Monday, August 12, 2013
With a somewhat brutal realness, artist (and YBA member) Tracey Emin confronts her viewers with work that is provocative, personal—and stakes claim to a sizeable piece of feminist-advised contemporary art landscape. She works in a variety of media, choosing to work in a combination of sculpture, painting and installation. Her most recent body of work hinges on ideas of self-discovery, reflection and vulnerability. An installation of quiet, pleading text-based sculptures rest on tables surrounded by raw, harshly expressionist gouache drawings.