Saturday, January 3

Weird Beauty: Fashion Photography Now

J A N U A R Y 1 6 – M A Y 3, 2 0 0 9

This exhibition, organized by Carol Squiers and Vince Aletti, will present the most innovative fashion photography of the last few years, from photographers who draw on a range of influences, including art, sexuality, narrative, digital media, and youth culture. It will also consider the impact of graphic design on the way that fashion photography is presented. Along with original photographic prints, the exhibition will feature hundreds of tear sheets and magazine covers from both mainstream and independent publications, by a range of photographers including Steven Meisel, Cindy Sherman, Mario Sorrenti, Nick Knight, Steven Klein, Miles Aldridge, Paolo Roversi, and Sølve Sundsbø, along with video displays.

Miles Aldridge
Spot the Fake #1 (Published: New York Times, T Magazine), 2006
© Miles Aldridge
Courtesy of the artist

Michael Thompson
Ruffled Neck, New York City, 2007
© Michael Thompson
Courtesy of the artist

It's opening on January 16th if you are in NYC. (press release)

via ICP