Azzedine Alaïa is one of the great masters of contemporary aesthetics. His success as a fashion designer is exemplary and his way of building the feminine silhouette marked the eighties. He dressed the most famous stars and some even have the feeling that he transformed the way of seeing women thanks to his talent. This book is a tribute to this couturier who at the beginning of his life thought to become a sculptor. The beautiful images gathered here reveal the dream world of Azzedine Alaïa, his overflowing creativity and his incomparable sense of beauty. In this book, models and clothes are expertly highlighted by superb photographs and a beautiful layout.
Rare book, published in limited edition.
published by: Azzedine Alaïa and Steidl editions
date of publication: November 1998
multilingual edition: English, French
37cm x 28cm
isbn: 3-88243- 536-4