From 2012 to 2015, Raf Simons brought a contemporary flair to the renowned Parisian couture house Dior. Carefully photographed by Laziz Hamani, this photo book brings together Simons' sleek aesthetic and innovative approach with Dior's poetic femininity. "Dior by Raf Simons" is the sixth book in the ultimate collection of the house of Dior's most memorable haute couture creations. It is a must-have collection for fashion enthusiasts and art lovers alike.
Insightful text by fashion journalist Tim Blanks
Tim Blanks, editor for the website The Business of Fashion, offers a perceptive text that takes the reader into the world of haute couture. He has written about fashion since 1985 and has contributed to monographs on various designers. In 2013, he was recognized by the Council of Fashion Designers of America with its Media Award, the premier industry award for fashion journalism.
The passion of photographer Laziz Hamani
Laziz Hamani is passionate about creating beautiful images and his life is defined by a constant search for aesthetics and meaning. He has collaborated with many luxury brands and has worked with Assouline on more than thirty titles. Hamani strives to bring the viewer into dialogue with the image, to evoke power and beauty through its unique simplicity.
A timeless coffee table book for the fashion and art lover
"Dior by Raf Simons" is more than a book of photographs; it is a celebration of fashion as art. It offers a unique look at the world of haute couture, captured by two masters of their craft. Whether you are a fashion connoisseur or simply enjoy beautiful photography, this coffee table book is a wonderful addition to any collection. It is a tribute to the beauty and innovation of fashion, captured with passion and care by people who have dedicated their lives to sharing the wonders of this art form.