A large format book on John Galliano's influential fashion designs for Dior, exploring both haute couture and ready-to-wear collections spanning from 1998 to 2008.
British photographer Robert Fairer worked exclusively for American Vogue behind the scenes for over a decade. Beginning his career at British Elle in the mid 1990s, then Harpers Bazaar USA and finally at American Vogue, he covered the fashion zeitgeist of supermodel, designer and fashion excess from 1993-2011.His backstage archive has been published in three monographs, Alexander McQueen Unseen, John Galliano Unseen, and Marc Jacobs Unseen by Thames & Hudson, Yale University Press, Schirmer Mosel and Abrams.
Robert's work is published in The New York Times, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, i-D Magazine, and Visionaire, as well as fashion, portrait and lifestyle books, and anthologies. Robert continues to document the fashionable elite and collaborate with his editors and clients in uncharted fashion domains.
A must-own for any fashion connoisseur. Captures the designer's extraordinary creations during his tenure at the French fashion house in previous unseen behind-the-scenes moments. Capture[s] the designer's wildly imaginative runway shows and dramatic, colorful creations. Fairer's backstage photos capture not only the designer's uninhibited creations, but also the behind-the-scenes frenzy at his shows... stunning. Fairer's images accurately capture the heady backstage drama, superlative mannequins of the era and most of all Galliano's creations in finest detail. Essential for fans of the house of Dior's arguably most exuberant period. For the first time, the history of Galliano's Dior is being celebrated in full... Reveal[s] the drama, behind-the-scenes moments, glamour and genius of one of the most revered designers of our time. Visually stunning. Features...backstage shots and detailed close-ups.... Dramatic and colorful, Mr. Galliano's more-is-more aesthetic is captured by the photographer Robert Fairer, who documented the designer's collections for over a decade.
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