This project has been a long time coming for Peter Lindbergh. Dior has made it possible by travelling across the Atlantic an exceptional convoy of treasures: more than 80 archival models. Strong image of this extraordinary photo shoot, Alek Wek twirling Bar 1947, neofemme-flower illuminating with grace the streets of New York. Models with a very Lindbergh beauty - Karen Elson , Saskia Brauw , Carolyn Murphy , Amber Valletta , Sasha Pivovarova - roamed the effervescent avenues, slicing the crowd of onlookers dressed in iconic silhouettes. " Wake up, get out of today's crazy world and see what happens, " the photographer told him, with the humor that characterized him. Peter Lindbergh photographed the most beautiful Dior muses, from Marion Cotillard to Charlize Theron , signing the campaigns for Lady Dior and J'adore in her unique style. Disappeared in September 2019, he was one of the closest collaborators of the House.
Dubbed "Dior / Lindbergh", this book is the last of his projects with Dior , a unique co-creation dear to the heart of this great artist Peter Lindbergh , as well as that of Dior . The brand's seventy-year history projected into the jungle of Times Square ... far from 30 Avenue Montaigne where the heart of Maison Dior beats. Such is the extravagant and extraordinary dream that gave birth to this two-part collection and the double name of the photographer and the house. Bringing together this already iconic photo series in the light of his most beautiful photographs for the fashion house, this exceptional book is unveiled today in images.
Dior / Lindbergh at the Taschen edition