Published by Magnum Books May 2004
Signed by Martin Parr
Published in May 2004 this pastiche of a Fashion magazine was quickly out of print. With everything from the 'editorial' and 'advertising' photographs all taken by Parr, this is a very Satirical look at the Fashion World.
Fashion Magazine is set to become a collector's item. Published to coincide with the opening of La Mode de Martin Parr, an exhibition at the Bon Marche store in Paris and at the Rockett Gallery in London, this publication is 100 per cent Martin Parr, bursting with photo stories, magazine sections and fashion columns, almost half of which have been created specially for this book.
FASHION MAGAZINE Summer 2005 by Martin Parr is a witty, graphic, ironic and joyful insight in the world of fashion and its excesses. It was launched in May 2005 for the opening of La Mode de Martin Parr, an exhibition at the Bon Marche store in Paris and at the Rockett Gallery in London.
The publication features 100% Martin Parr, bursting with photo stories , magazine sections and fashion columns. Most have been produced especially for the magazine. Fashion and design trend reporter Laurence Benaim is the Editor in Chief. Martin Bethenod, Director of the art fair La FIAC as much as Christian Lacroix, Sonia Rykiel, Jean Charles de Castelbajac and Paul Smith have been invited to contribute to the editorial content.
FASHION MAGAZINE is already considered a collectible must have!