Mighty Italian company Pirelli presented at last its anticipated with great curiosity calendar for 2011 (pirellical.com)
The greatest photographer in the fashion world, Karl Lagerfeld has worked him in his Paris studio.
It shows 36 photographs, 24 of which were inspired by Greek and Roman mythology.
Among the most expensive top models, he is shot and the actress Julianne Moore. For the first time his collection has a man – model № 1 among the men at the time – 21 years korsikanetsBaptist Dzhiabikoni.
It is said that when Naomi Campbell saw the youngster for the first time in Moscow in 2009, told him: “It is not fair: We, all have defects. You do not have any.
“Lagerfeld himself in an interview Baptiste describes as” boyish version of Gisele Bundchen: Poor but athletic – good for clothing and gorgeous without clothes … “
The master is shot so that the result resembles the ancient sculptures – with aesthetic rigor of the photos themselves, but also with various additional elements, which are replicas to the gods of antiquity.
All photographs are black and white. Lagerfeld did not once said that for him to say so actresses and top models represent fully the concept of beauty.
Each year the calendar of manufacturers of automobile tires Pirelli “is made from a different photographer. Prints of exceptional quality in a very limited edition and gave a narrow circle of individuals. Never sold.
This fall, “Pirelli” deliberately delayed its presentation and also managed to unnerve the other Italian producers of precious souvenir – companies Lavazza and Campari.
Its premiere was on Tuesday before 600 people in theater Stanislavsky in Moscow.