Iconic fashion photographer and film maker Bruce Weber has released a series of previously unpublished photographs in collaboration with the new issue of CR Fashion Book. The series, entitled ‘Bedtime Stories’, features images of some of the 90’s coolest celebrities, from Drew Barrymore to River Phoenix. “Many of them were fragile, but had winning characters — and they all expressed a courage that I hope stays with them forever,” Bruce Weber wrote. For the archival series Bruce shares intimate stories along side each image. Weber created some of the most iconic images throughout the 90’s with campaigns for Calvin Klein & Ralph Lauren and has photographed some of the biggest stars throughout his career.
Digital images can been seen on the CR website hereCR Fashion
Helmut Lang have released the beginning of a new campaign set to revitalise the brand over the coming months. In the unusual step of employing Dazed & Confused Editor-in-chief Isabella Burly in the unusual title of Editor in residence, she is set to curate collaborations with various designers & artists with the brand. The first designer to show will be Hood by Air’s Shane Oliver on September 11th during New York fashion week entitled ‘Helmut Lang Seen by Shane Oliver’. Meanwhile the first ad campaign just released is a collaboration with photographer Ethan James Green, being called a ‘Reset’ the campaign is entitled ‘Helmut Lang seen by Ethan James Green’ and includes model Alek Wek, former porn star Traci Lords, transgender model Dara & artist Larry Clark among others. The campaign is a throwback to Lang’s original iconic 90’s imagery.