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Photog Nick Knight On His Dear Friend Isabella Blow [The Cut]
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He also dishes advice on how to make the most of your week with the art.
Tomorrow is the official opening of the “Isabella Blow: Fashion Galore!” exhibition at London’s Somerset House, arts and cultural center. The exhibition celebrates the life and wardrobe of the late fashion icon, who’s credited as discovering Alexander McQueen and died in 2007 after taking her own life. â€œThis exhibition is, to me, a bittersweet event,” Daphne Guinness explains on the Somerset House website.
Just Have Less [The New Yorker] John Colapinto’s intriguing profile of “hipster monk” Tomas Maier and his quiet revolution at Bottega Veneta…Daphne Guinness, Fashion’s Wild Child [Guy Trebay/NY Times] “The febrile-looking, almost lunar creature that emerged from a wifely chrysalis can sometimes appear as a techno/aesthetic movement mash-up: part Huysmans and part Jules Verne.”