Models with Picasso Face

In an age when so many models are having their limbs and waistlines chopped and mangled by Photoshop, you'd think they wouldn't have the appetite for more mockery. But no. In a rare show of humility and humor, they're flocking to British anti-artist Sean Ryan for his badly drawn caricatures. In fact that's the name of his hugely popular Instagram, Badly Drawn Models. In the style of atrocious fan art, he lovingly gives their flawless mugs a serious case of Picasso face. Because even models know you haven't arrived unless you've been parodied.

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Nov 22, 2015 11:05:00

Lindsey Wixson's Transformation Into a Doll Is Complete

Already toy-like, Lindsey Wixson has now been made into an actual doll. The year-long project, aptly called Modoll, is the brainchild of photographers Santiago & Mauricio, who worked closely with the American model and tech studio Fauxography to study, scan, and 3D-print Wixson's unique features, down to her trademark gap-toothed pout.

Santiago & Mauricio also enlisted the keen eye of stylist Charlotte Stockdale to select key looks from the fall 2015 collections, then miniaturized by AY Collective. Makeup artist Ralph Siciliano and hair stylist Thanos Samaras, too, pitched in with their respective expertise.

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Nov 05, 2015 12:34:00

Model Behavior: Paris Backstage

Backstage at the Paris spring 2016 collections: Alexander McQueen, Lanvin,
Dries Van Noten, Kenzo, Chalayan, Vivienne Westwood, AF Vandevorst, Chloe,
Acne Studios, Rochas, Manish Arora, Anthony Vaccarello

Photos by Sonny Vandevelde

Alexander McQueen


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Oct 09, 2015 10:19:00

Model Behavior: Milan Backstage

Backstage at the Milan spring 2016 collections: Prada, Fendi, Gucci,
Pucci, Moschino, Jil Sander, Dolce & Gabbana, Versace, Marni, Armani

Photos by Sonny Vandevelde



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Sep 29, 2015 17:19:00

Model Behavior: London Backstage

Backstage at the London spring 2016 collections: Burberry, Versus, Giles,
Preen, House of Holland, Roksanda, Christopher Kane, Simone Rocha,
KTZ, Jonathan Saunders, Paul Smith, Mary Katrantzou

Photos by Sonny Vandevelde


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Sep 23, 2015 17:19:00

Model Behavior: New York Backstage

Backstage at the New York spring 2016 collections: Alexander Wang, Tommy Hilfiger,
Rodarte, Lacoste, Jason Wu, Prabal Gurung, Victoria Beckham, Adam Selman,
3.1 Phillip Lim, Creatures of the Wind, Libertine

Photos by Sonny Vandevelde

Alexander Wang

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Sep 18, 2015 21:19:00
Givenchy backstage, spring 2016

Model Behavior: Givenchy Backstage

Riccardo Tisci's girls weren't about the drop the mask at Givenchy's New York debut. Photos by Sonny Vandevelde...

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Sep 12, 2015 11:57:00
Viktor & Rolf couture, fall 2015

The Babes of the Fall 2015 Couture Shows

We go backstage at the fall 2015 couture shows in Paris. Photos by Sonny Vandevelde...

Viktor & Rolf

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Jul 10, 2015 21:36:00
Vivienne Westwood

The Studs of the Spring 2016 Men's Shows

We go backstage at the spring 2016 men's shows in Paris and Milan. Photos by Sonny Vandevelde...

Vivienne Westwood

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Jun 30, 2015 15:58:00

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