Beauty Public School Designers Explain Their Dubai Decision This week, Public School fashion designers Maxwell Osborne and Dao-Yi Chow presented the brand’s Pre-Fall 2016 collection in Dubai. Here, they talk about what inspired the pieces, how they selected Dubai, why they still love New York City and more.
Art & Design Alex Prager Captures Giorgio Armani for W’s September Issue For W’s September 2015 issue, fashion photographer Alex Prager captured the legendary fashion designer Giorgio Armani in his new museum, the Armani Teatro in Milan. Go behind the scenes of the photo shoot here.
Beauty Adriana Lima and Joan Smalls Get Hot in Havana Havana, Cuba, is picture-perfect, but there’s more to the city than meets the eye. Go behind the scenes of “Viva Cuba” with models Adriana Lima and Joan Smalls, W’s Fashion and Style Director Edward Enninful, and Photographer Alasdair McLellan as they explore the city in style for W’s September 2015 issue
Fashion Passenger Musician Sarah Ruba, who recently launched a solo act, stars in a short film inspired by the movie The Passenger by Michelangelo Antonioni. Video by Hans Neumann.
Fashion Veiled Threads Part 1 In Riyadh, the Arts and Skills Institute is Saudi Arabia's first fashion school and where ambitious young designers work towards a college degree and a yearly exhibition. Directed by Marian Lacombe.
Fashion Veiled Threads Part 2 Saudi fashion is more than the abaya. Travel to a fashion photo shoot in Riyadh where the models come from abroad, but the designer and the photographer are both Saudi. Directed by Marian Lacombe.
Travel Welcome to New Orleans Bruce Weber’s New Orleans: Welcome to New Orleans
Travel Closer Walk with Thee Bruce Weber’s New Orleans: Closer Walk with Thee
Travel New Orleans: Introduction Creative Director Dennis Freedman discusses the inspiration behind Bruce Weber's project. (April 2008)
Travel Voodoo Daddy It’s true that he now lives in New York, but Dr. John—born Malcolm John Rebennack Jr.—remains a New Orleans original, no matter where he hangs his familiar snap-brim fedora. The pianist and singer-songwriter was raised in the Mid-City neighborhood and got his start playing studio sessions and French Quarter strip joints. His music, a mash-up of rhythm and blues, rock and hoodoo funk, is deeply anchored in the city’s musical past.