Defragmentation of Beauty

Love the concept.  Anj and Sasha have been doing wonderful things over at 25 Magazine.  Case and point is this highly illustrated editorial stylishly directed by Anj. I love how each model gets a creative profile shot as well as a more avant garde one.  The flashes of color and collage feel to the artistic shot only add to the art, whereas the profile shots are clean minimalism framed by a white border (with the exception of Karmen Pedaru’s).  This is the very reason why I love independent magazines; they stay true their aesthetic and play with the creative process.  They push boundaries and come up with highly intelligent concepts.  Not to mention they don’t “sell out” in an effort to gain readership.  They are what they are; no more, no less.  25 shouldn’t have any issues gaining a following; especially if they continue at the rate they have been at.

Abbey Lee Kershaw, Karmen Pedaru, Shu Pei, Constance Jablonski, Anja Rubik, Karlie Kloss, Valerija Kelava, Alana Zimmer, Maryna Linchuk

by Marcin Tyszka for 25 Magazine Spring 2010

About these ads

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 345 other followers

%d bloggers like this: