25 September 2011

Wishful Wandering: Giorgio di Sant' Angelo


Fire up the invisible jet (and ready the caftans and turquoise)!  I'm headed south west to see the Giorgio di Sant' Angelo retrospective at the Phoenix Art Museum..... a fitting location considering the Arizona desert is where Sant' Angelo, model Verushka and photographer Franco Rubartelli collaborated on a 1968 Vogue shoot with nary a stitch of clothing....instead they had loads of rope, yards of fabric and whatever stones they could find in the desert.  The inspiration: then Vogue editor Diana Vreeland (of course).  The results: magic.
Read more here and here.

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